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First encounters

Sheet Music: Performance Parts

First encounters : for beginner guitar ensemble & teacher / R. Charlton.

by Richard Charlton (1988)

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  • Instrumentation: Solo guitar and 3-part guitar ensemble.


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This piece was written in 1988 for a beginner guitar group at Ascham School, Sydney, to celebrate the Australia's bicentennial. It is designed to be performed by a teacher (or advanced student) and a group of relative beginners. The teacher should conduct or cue from the score and while the student parts are very simple the aim is to develop good ensemble skills. The piece is meant to reflect the first encounters between whites and aboriginals and the titles of the individual sections are self-explanatory.

Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 set of 3 performance parts (6p. -- A4 (portrait))

Difficulty: Easy — Guitars 1, 2 and 3 are very easy; the solo part is suited to an advanced student or teacher

Duration: 4 mins

Contents note:

1. Setting sail -- 2. The arrival -- 3. The encounter.

Dedicated to Raffaele Agostino

Typeset edition.

This edition produced 1999.

ISMN: M-67300-552-5

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