This arrangement of a popular Irish folksong is suitable for junior-intermediate string orchestra.

The Parting Glass, arr. for string orchestra by David Banney

  • Upon purchasing the music you will be able to download the file (pdf) immediately. You may print copies according to the numbers specified in the license for each score. It is not legal to distribute the file electronically or to make electronic copies for other people.

  • The music is suitable for a junior-intermediate level string orchestra.  All of the parts can be played in first position, but there is opportunity for playing in higher positions.

    The following guide is based on Colourstrings Violin curriculum equivalents:

    Violin 1 and 2: early Book E

    Viola: late Book B/Book C


    NB the viola part can be played as a Violin 3 part and the Violin 2 part could be played by the violas.

© 2017 David Banney

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