Sheet Music: Performance Parts
Elk branches / Sally Greenaway.
by Sally Greenaway (2014)
Light filters through the stillness of the forest,
Where the elk's antlers reach up into the dark, tangled branches…
The piece features a 4-note melodic motif, which weaves its way through a variety of instrumental colour combinations, textures and moods. The effervescent moments in this work explore the interaction of several small ensembles within the orchestra. The climax is a wild fanfare - described as 'Nordic Triumph!' in the score - inspired by the grand and wild forests of Scandinavia.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 set of 19 performance parts (44p. -- A4 (portrait))
Duration: 5 min.
First performance by Australian Youth Orchestra Composers Ensemble — 17 Jan 14. Llewellyn Hall, ANU, Canberra
This work is also available in the following products:
- Browse other works for Chamber orchestra
- Browse other works by Sally Greenaway
Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this item.
To post a comment please login