Sheet Music: Score
The divine guitar : for guitar trio / R. Charlton.
by Richard Charlton (1999)
An entertainment for guitar trio and speaker based on episodes from Dante's The Divine Comedy.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (29p. -- A4 (portrait))
Difficulty: Advanced — Extended techniques (use of teaspoon) vocal effects - one guitar can be the reciter
Duration: 20 min.
Introduction -- Charon, the ferryman of Acheron -- Phlegethon, the fiery river -- The descent to the Frozen Lake -- The Gate and the island mountain -- Introduction to the ascent and the Song of the spheres.
First performance by Sydney Guitar Trio — Jul 99. Northern Territory University Theatre, Darwin
Includes program note.
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- Program note: Richard Charlton's "The Divine Guitar"
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