Double Canon Suite for String Quartet

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This is a compilation of double canons for string quartet, with selections ranging from light and dainty to sad and mournful. The first three are of the former, while the fourth double canon is of the latter. The fifth is an intimate conversation with the infinite. The sixth is subtitled Elegant Elephant because, to me, the music sounds both elegant and majestic like the mighty elephants. Then the last piece wraps it up with little fanfare; returning home after an afternoon stroll. Not uncommon for my MP3 recordings, the rhythm in the beginning of the last cannon is off…My computer needs to take lessons;)

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Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
4 minutes
String quartet
Modern classical music
Instrumental parts

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