Violin part from Introduction and Elegy for Violin, Cello and Piano

page one of the Violin part from Introduction and Elegy for Violin, Cello and Piano

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Full details

’Charles McCreerys beautifully melodic, intricately textured compositions are infused with classical, romantic and folk idioms.’ Samantha Gillogly, violinist

In 1996 the Elegy section of this piece, in a version for solo violin and piano, was shortlisted for the Match Composition Prize.

A recording of the extended form of the piece in the version for violin and piano was made by Samantha Gillogly, accompanied by Anna Shereshkova, and can be heard at: https://myspace.com/samanthagillogly/music/song/elegy-by-charles-mccreery-14145372-13946556

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The luthier Jan van Rooyen described the piece in Samantha Gillogly’s performance as ’beautiful and heartwrenching in its simplicity’.


Duration
5 minutes
Genre
Classical music
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