String Quartet No 4 : Undercurrents
by Romano Crivici (2015)
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Ambient through to aggressive, contemporary classical.
Instrumentation: 2 violins, viola, cello.
Duration: 23 min.
Contents note: Poco Andante -- Allegro -- Adagio -- Allegro -- Adagio.
Dedication note: "to Carlson Loke, who has helped me navigate some of the deeper and more painful undercurrents that flow through my life and psyche".
Written for: Elektra String Quartet
Commission note: Originally commissioned: Elektra String Quartet, July 1996. Revised and completely redeveloped: 2014 -15
First performance: by Elektra String Quartet — 2015. Sydney Fringe Festival
The composer notes:
"St Qt No 4 (Undercurrents) ....is characterised by undulating ripples, strong melodic motifs and a finale featuring soaring, fragile solo violin. It's intense, dark and quietly beautiful." Reviewed: Lisa MacKinney, Limelight Magazine, 2018
Original sketch made of the work in 1996.
Performances of this work
2015: Sydney Fringe Festival. Featuring Elektra String Quartet.
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