Tom Sawyer Tone Poem
Life on the Mississippi is reflected in this one-movement work seperated into thematic sections representing episodes in the life of young Tom Sawyer and his friends. This is the perfect time to do pieces with American literature tie-ins. Encourage your language arts department to explore this literature in the same semester that you perform this piece for an increased aesthetic experience for your learners. Sunshine State Standards friendly, this piece is an easy grade 3.