Violin II part from Of Slowly Falling Rain and Autumn Chill

page one of the Violin II part from Of Slowly Falling Rain and Autumn Chill

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Full details

The piece began as a compositional exercise where every melodic interval was based on the number seven (either a major or minor seventh or its inverse a major or minor second, or a fifth which is seven semitones and its inverse of a fourth, the latter were used less). From this exercise, I developed the melodies that drove the creation and development of this piece. After choosing seven instruments and a 7/8 meter, I abandoned the idea of writing the entire piece with only the number seven in mind, as it was too limiting. Instead, I went where the mood of the opening melody led me. It reminds me of cold autumn days spend indoors escaping the rain and chill winds. My aim was to create a fantasia on that theme.


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Duration
10 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
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