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A frog he went a-courting

Variations on an Old-English Nursery Song

By Paul Hindemith

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Bassoon and piano (Score and Solo Part) - difficult
Variations on an Old-English Nursery Song. Composed by Paul Hindemith (1895-1963). Arranged by Andreas N. Tarkmann. This edition: Saddle stitching. Sheet music. Bassoon Library. Classical. Softcover. Composed 1941/2014. 28 pages. Duration 6'. Schott Music #FAG 36. Published by Schott Music (HL.49045525).

Item Number: HL.49045525

ISBN 9790001202497. 9.25x12 inches.

Originally composed for piano and violoncello in 1941, the 13 short variations are now available in an arrangement for bassoon and chamber orchestra. This piece by Paul Hindemith is a musical setting of a well-known Old English children's song about the wedding of a frog and a mouse. Each of the cheerful variations in classical style is allocated to a rhyming couplet from the song.

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