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Variations and Commentaries for String Orchestra

Composer
Derek Bourgeois
Year of composition
1969
Publisher
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
16 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
String orchestra
Instrumental parts

This piece was commissioned by the viola player and author Bernard Shore for a string course he was running in 1969. It is a set of variations for strings with a short ’commentary’ from a solo quartet in between each variation.

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