Overture: Doctor Foster

by Michael Gryspeerdt

Concert Overture based on the English nursery rhyme of the same name:

Doctor Foster went to Gloucester,
In a shower of rain;
He stepped in a puddle,
Right up to his middle,
And never went there again.


A complete performance.


  • 2 Flutes/Piccolo
  • 2 Oboes
  • 2 Clarinets in B flat
  • 2 Bassoons
  • 2 Horns in F
  • 2 Trumpets in B flat
  • Timpani C and D
  • 2 Violins
  • Viola
  • Violoncello
  • Double bass

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