Viola Piece

Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Modern classical music and Classical music
Solo instrument + piano
Instrumental parts

Written over Christmas (24th-26th December 1986) for a friend and benefits from the richer sound of the viola, although I have subsequently played it to good effect with a violinist.

Very easy to play and to sight read.

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