Login

Enter your username and password

Forgotten your username or password?

Your Shopping Cart

There are no items in your shopping cart.

In times of change

Sheet Music: Score

In times of change : music for strings, percussion & piano / Romano Crivici.

by Romano Crivici (2007)

  • Sales Availability: This item may be available to purchase from the Australian Music Centre.
    Please contact our Sales Department to confirm pricing and availability.
  • Library Availability: 784.7088054/CRI 3 — Reference (not for loan) copy only
  • Instrumentation: String orchestra, percussion x 2, and piano (optional).

$POA

This item may be available to purchase from the Australian Music Centre.
Please contact our Sales Department to confirm pricing and availability.

Product details

Anyway, as I was saying, (and have said elsewhere) … "rhythms, bowing patterns, physicality, counting and mathematics, communicative skills etc, all ultimately merge, one happy day, as 'consciousness' in, and as, the 'well tempered string player'".

To teach young kids to do so, however, (particularly the counting bit, let alone looking at the conductor) is another matter altogether! What greater challenge to humanity, and service to despairing string teachers, (and youth orchestra conductors) than to devise means by which to 'encourage' them to do so. With that in mind, here then is an offering which, in its recourse to basic principles, (and in a language that is in accord with the principles of an almost contemporary cultural hip-ness!) can serve, in some small measure, to learning to participate consciously in that great mystery of collective social meaning and action; -that is, music making, during a period of rapid cultural change; -or simply put, "In Times of Change".

Published by: Romano Crivici — 1 score (22p. -- A4 (portrait))

This product forms part of the following series: Music for kids series.

Difficulty: Medium — Changing time signatures in Allegro and 'Post-script' movements. Technically not that difficult, (3rd grade AMEB standard at most) but requires focused reading and counting skills

Duration: 9 mins, 30 sec.

Commissioned by Sydney Youth Orchestra.

First performance 2007. Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Includes program note and performance notes.

The composer notes:
A bit of 'contemporary' (spacey 'col legno' free taps) in opening Adagio, punchy rhythmic groove in the allegro, with an almost folk fiddle section with open string/fifths idea, and subtle melodic counterpoint. Concludes with a short, anthemic quasi-march.

Typeset edition.

This edition produced 2011.

ISMN: 979-0-720090-07-8

Related products

- Browse other works published by Romano Crivici

- Browse other works for String orchestra

- Browse other works by Romano Crivici


User reviews

Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this item.

To post a comment please login