The Lone Ar-ranger! (Accordion Solo)

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A while ago I was contacted by accordion teacher and performer, Patricia Bartell, of Spokane, Washington USA. Patricia asked me if I would make arrangements of some of my more popular pieces for Accordion Orchestra. This I did, and I was most grateful for all her help in getting to write for the medium, and the understand basically how accordions work, and what they’re best capable of.
Patricia herself worked on a solo arrangement of The Lone Ar-ranger! and together we refined this until the present version was arrived at. Patricia (see picture) played this as part of her programme at the recent 2007 Coupe Mondiale where she was a prize-winner. Many people asked her about the origins of the work, so we decided to publish it on SibeliusMusic.
Following a number of requests worldwide, I have now uploaded a special non-playing score, which lists, and identifies all the tune fragments used in
The Lone Ar-ranger!
Click here for further information.

Score ID
Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
3 minutes
Solo instrument (Accordion)
Classical music

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