Melody and elaboration : for quitar quartet
by Richard Vella (1992)
Score SampleView a sample of the score of this work
This item is available for sale but is currently unable to be purchased online.
Please contact our Sales Department to place an order.
Library shelf no. 785.78414/VEL 1 [Available for loan]
'Melody and Elaboration' is based on a song originally written in 1981 for the production, The Cheated, produced by the One Extra Dance Company, Sydney at the Cleveland Street Performance Space. In Part 1, the melody forms the basis for the movement's form. In Part 2, fragments of the melody are elaborated upon and developed into new textures.
Instrumentation: 4 guitars (treble, 2 standard, bass).
Duration: 8 min.
Contents note: Part 1: Melody (Song of Loss) -- Part 2 - Elaboration (Song of Renewal).
Dedication note: Dedicated to Neil Simpson
First performance: 1992. The Blue Mountains, NSW
Performances of this work
1992: The Blue Mountains, NSW
Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this work.
To post a comment please login.