CONCERTO FOR JOHN (Concerto capriccioso) 1. Con moto

Year of composition
2005
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
7 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
Orchestra
Instrumental parts
Not available

CONCERTO FOR JOHN was written for my pianist friend since university days, John Peace. Beneath its light-hearted exterior lurks an internal conflict between the possibility of exaltation in chromatic lyricism and the recalcitrant acidity of real-life experiences. The whole work takes its cue from the material of the opening bars which is kneaded dramatically in this first movement to give the impression of sonata form.

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