The Shores of Summer

Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Large mixed ensemble
Instrumental parts

This is the First Movemement of ’The Seasons’ a New Age Suite originally recorded using Synthesizers and released on New World Cassettes in 1984/5. The flute part should ideally have an ’improvised’ feel and the drumming might be more flexible in a studio performance. Ideally, I would make a new definitive recording of this piece using high tech equipment. This is dependent on the reappearance of my elusive producer Clifford White and a six- or ideally, seven-figure record contract. This is meant to be a blueprint for a performance rather than a text. 525 Hits. n.b. some of the drumming now sounds a little strange as Scorch 4 changes the sounds a little - as soon as I upgrade I’ll look into this!

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