Traditional / arr. Leroy Anderson
Leroy Anderson Classics
Re-released this year with a new full score and parts, this is the last movement of Anderson's "Irish Suite" drawn from familiar Irish folk tunes. The Girl I Left Behind Me is a driving energetic conclusion to Anderson's suite or any concert program as a stand-alone work. All movements are now available: I. "The Irish Washerwoman" (00-83181), II. "The Minstrel Boy" (00-32547), III. "The Rakes of Mallow" (00-30836), IV. "The Wearing of the Green" (00-30835), V. "The Last Rose of Summer" (00-32545) and VI. "The Girl I Left Behind" (00-32546).
The Girl I Left Behind Me (from "The Irish Suite")
Leroy Anderson (arranger)