This two-movement horn quartet utilizes two contrasting works by Anton Bruckner. The first movement is a setting of an SATB sacred motet, Tantum ergo, and the second movement is the final movement from a work for piano. Score & parts.
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LEVI'S DREAM for horn quartet (or ensemble) showcases the agility and rich sonority of the instruments. Multiple players may be used on the parts to expand the ensemble. The title refers to an imagined dream of Levi, the namesake of the Israelite Tribe. The Levites were known for their involvement in priestly duties and music. Although the composition is loosely programmatic, much of the music has a distinctly Middle-eastern quality. The soulful nature of the slower sections is enhanced by the ex...
21st Century (2015). Without using extended techniques and difficult technical displays, this colorful work is designed as a showcase for the horn quartet. Written in 4 continuous movements, the music has a strong narrative quality. The general characteristics of the movements are: energetic, playful and marching, plaintive, and buoyantly joyous. Although the musical language is sophisticated, because of the work's moderate tessitura and modest technical requirements, Pathways is accessible to ho...
21st Century (2007). An attractive quartet that features lyrical writing and spirited rhythmic drive. The Prelude combines fanfare and lyrical sections as well as tonal and polytonal harmonies. The festive Intrada is in an ABA-Coda format and features crisp, energetic rhythms and lyrical contrapuntal writing.
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Late Renaissance/Early Baroque. One of the most well known of William Byrd's works. Starts slow and stately but later requires a good deal of individual technical facility and ensemble cohesion to be successful.
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Cats! The creatures are an enigma. They sit around, sleep too much and ignore you - most of the time. When they decide to wake, they stare at you. What are they thinking? This composition reflects three moods. However, you will have to decide what the meaning of Kara's moods are, or for any feline - for that matter. Score & parts. - the publisher (score sample pages)