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Sheet Music: Score

Tessellations : overture for youth orchestra / Mark Grandison.

by Mark Grandison (2009)

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  • Instrumentation: Piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets in B flat, 2 bassoons, 4 horns in F, 3 trumpets in C, 2 tenor trombones, bass trombone, tuba, timpani, percussion (3 players), strings.
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Composed for youth orchestra, this composition's chief challenge is rhythmic, with much syncopation in its predominant 4/4 metre and the occasional additive-metrical hiccup. This has been balanced however with a relatively straightforward harmonic language. Tonally the work employs modes based on the tonal centre of C but is largely devoid of chromaticisms within each key area. Harmonically the work is pandiatonic in its free combination of pitches from the prevailing mode.

Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (41p. -- A3 (portrait))

Difficulty: Medium — Youth orchestra (secondary-tertiary)

Duration: 9 mins

Commission info: Commissioned for the 2009 Sydney International Music Festival.

First performance by Brighton Secondary Symphony Orchestra — 6 Jul 09. City Recital Hall, Angel Place, Sydney

Includes programme note.

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ISMN: 979-0-67309-477-2

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