Serenade for Strings

For: String orchestra
page one of Serenade for Strings

Buy this score now

Serenade for Strings

$6.00

from $1.50

(+ VAT when applicable)

Preview individual parts:

PDF icon

Instant download

You are purchasing high quality sheet music PDF files suitable for printing or viewing on digital devices.
Composer
Year of composition
2003
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
15 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
License details
For anything not permitted by the above licence then you should contact the publisher first to obtain permission.

My 'Serenade for Strings' was written especially for the Tyneside Chamber Orchestra during the summer of 2003. It is in three movements. In the first a somewhat ascerbic violin melody floats over a threateningly active viola/cello line. Near the end the tension is relaxed somewhat with a sucession of major chords. In the slow movement an initially simple homophonic tune proliferates into a more contrapuntal section before reverting to the simplicity of the opening. For the finale I lighted on some discarded material from a wind quintet. Here a vigorous motif in compound time alternates with a more pleading theme. Towards the end of the movement the former leads into a four part fuge followed by a broadening out of the pleading theme and a final appearence of the initial motiv.

To purchase this score, please add it to your cart above. To purchase music not currently available on Score Exchange or for extended license requests, please contact the publisher directly.

Reviews of Serenade for Strings

Sorry, there's no reviews of this score yet. Please .