This French air by Andre Campra is also known as Les Fetes Venitiennes and Charmant papillon. It has charming eighth note patterns and is written in the key of G minor. Harp 1 and Harp 2 are best played on pedal harp, while Harp 3 and Harp 4 can be played on lever harp tuned with two flats or pedal harp. The performance time for Brilliant Butterfly is four and a half minutes.
The arrangement comes with separate copies for First Harp, Second Harp, Third Harp, and Fourth Harp and an Ensemble Copy showing the four parts together.