Les Bourgeons du Printemps by John Alan Carnahan


By John Alan Carnahan

Duration: 6 minutes
Grade Level: 4

Les Bourgeons du Printemps (The Blossoms of Spring) is a musical soundscape depicting the wonder of nature as the blossoms of spring slowly awake to bring us the joy of a new day.

Awake Oh Blossoms of Spring

The light of the day is upon you

With dancing petals in the wind

You give way to the glory beyond you


-Written for The Harker School Orchestra as part of the 2017 New York Sounds of Spring International Music Festival at Carnegie Hall

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