Last Rose of Summer, The (violin cello duo)
Title: The Last Rose of Summer
Composer: traditional Irish ballad, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin and Cello
Printout: 2 pages
Note: Some of Europe’s most exquisite melodies are from the Irish tradition, and The Last Rose of Summer is exceptional among these. In this setting, both violin and cello play the tune while accompanied by a counter-melody played by the other.