Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No.3 for Strings (2 Violins, Viola, Violoncello & Contrabass)

Composer
Respighi
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
18 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
String quartet
Instrumental parts
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Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936) was an Italian composer. Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No.3 is based on lute songs in baroque period. It consists of four movements as follows. I. Ignoto: Italiana II. Giov. Batt. Besardo: Arie di corte III. Ignoto: Siciliana IV. Lodovico Roncalli: Passacaglia

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