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Ab Ovo : guitar solo

by Stephen Lalor (2010)

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Performance by Stephen Lalor from the CD Selected works by AMC represented artists

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Ab Ovo / Stephen Lalor.

Library shelf no. 787.87/LAL 2 [Available for loan]

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Work Overview

Ab Ovo - "from the Egg" - is based on developing something from a simple beginning - in this case, a natural minor (Aeolian) chord structure. It incorporates techniques & approaches drawn from contemporary popular and world music styles, such as the opening tremolando effect, slides etc.

Work Details

Year: 2010

Instrumentation: Guitar.

Duration: 5 min.

Difficulty: Medium

First performance: by Beverly Davis — 6 Jul 12. St Stephen's Uniting Church, NSW

Movt from Suite for solo guitar

Draws on the Classical tradition, plus more contemporary and world music styles

Previously titled "Ab Ovum".

Performances of this work

12 Nov 13: Balmain, Sydney. Featuring Stephen Lalor.

6 Jul 2012: at Stephen Lalor (solo mandolin), with Mark & Beverly Davis (USA) (St Stephen's Uniting Church (Sydney)). Featuring Beverly Davis.

10 Nov 11: Eora Centre, Sydney. Featuring Stephen Lalor.

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