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Stephen Brown: Compositions

The Fife and Fiddle Suite

A four movement suite for large orchestra using motives from Canadian fiddle music and early military music. Sources: the Allen Ash Manuscript and a drum manual used at Fort York (Toronto), Ontario. 3 fl (2 & 3 dbl picc), 2 ob, E. hn, 3 B flat cl, 2 bn, c. bn, 4 hn, 3 C tr, 2 tbn, b. tbn, tuba, timp, 4 perc (various inst), harp and strings. Premiere Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, Ont., Feb. 8, 9, & 10 (matinee and evening), 1993. Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Erich Kunzel conductor. Extremely well received by four sold-out houses. "A wonderful and delightful work" Erich Kunzel, Telarc Recording Artist, Conductor Cincinnati Pops Orchestra.

Duration: 17 minutes

audio and video, Mvt. 3 (Blacked Eyed Susan)
Blacked Eyed Susan

Swan House Victoria SJB 1345
Full score: $40.00. Study score: $20.00.
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