Double wdwd & alto sax, 2hn, 2tpt, 2tbn, Btbn-timp 3 perc-celesta-str for S(AB) and piano, or orchestra Butterfly's Son is a fantasy that reflects on the thoughts and life of a young boy, born to a Japanese mother and an American father, as he grows up in America in the early part of the twentieth century. Butterfly's Son is a captivating work, with highly evocative music in jazz and other styles and a powerful narrative. It is scored for SAB choir but can be sung with just soprano and alto, or with soprano alone. This is perfect repertoire for youth choirs or school choirs. Orchestral material is available on hire.