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Ma (2021) – string orchestra

£30.00

Score and parts available as a PDF download. Order below.

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Score and parts:

This piece is an arrangement of my Quartet No. 6 (Ma) for string orchestra. The quartet was written while I was staying in an Air BnB in Tallinn, Estonia and begin life when I picked up a set of windchimes the owner had left lying around. The piece is an orchestration of those chimes and imagines a great hand jiggling the quartet to initiate each gesture.

Quartet recording released on Entangled on 25th October 2019.

Ma (string orchestra) premièred by the Glasgow Barons

 

 

Duration: 13 minutes

Instrumentation (minimum): 4.3.2.2.1

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