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Vertical horizon : for string quartet

by Katy Abbott (2000)

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Vertical horizon


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Vertical horizon / Katy Abbott.

Library shelf no. CD 782 [Available for loan]

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Work Overview

This work was composed for the Flinders Quartet in 2000. It is a through-composed work with contrasting sections opening with a melodic solo motif which develops through use of quasi-fugal techniques. The contrasting middle rhythmic section is syncopated and light in mood.

Work Details

Year: 2000

Instrumentation: 2 violins, viola, cello.

Duration: 10 min.

Difficulty: Medium — Tertiary level

Written for: Flinders Quartet

First performance: by Flinders Quartet — 12 Nov 00. Gryphon Gallery, Melbourne

Performances of this work

18 Sep 2011: at Ironwood presents (Main Ridge Estate). Featuring Ironwood Chamber Ensemble.

16 Sep 2011: at Ironwood presents (Private resident gallery). Featuring Ironwood Chamber Ensemble.

15 Mar 11: BMW Edge, Melbourne. Featuring Zellwood Quartet.

12 Nov 00: Gryphon Gallery, Melbourne. Featuring Flinders Quartet.

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