Sheet Music: Score
Beautiful music : from 'A Poor Student', for string quartet / Drew Crawford.
by Drew Crawford (2001)
This is a sweet, lyrical miniature for string quartet based on a repeated, rhythmically playful pattern of 11 beats; a mosaic of melodic fragments that rises from the lowest note of the cello to the gleaming heights of the violin's register.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (5p. -- A4 (portrait))
Difficulty: Advanced — Rhythm (3/4 + 5/8 throughout) and the violin parts reach upper part of range
Duration: 2 mins
First performance by Fourplay (Musical group) — 19 Sep 01. Performed through the premiere season of the play 'A Poor Student' at Marian Street Theatre, September 19 to October 21, 2001
The composer cites for following forms and influences on this work:
Minimalism, miniature, music for theatre, music for dance, encore pieces, lyrical, wedding music, celebration Influences: Ross Edwards, Peter Sculthorpe, Phillip Glass
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