Line to lions
for string quartet

Derek Charke
Composer
Derek Charke
Composition Date: 2000
Genre: Strings (bowed), Solo / Ensemble, Quartet (2 Violin / Viola / Cello)

Instrumentation:

Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 2 x Violin
  • 1 x Viola
  • 1 x Violoncello
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Programme Note:
This string quartet is essentially a study on large-scale harmonic progressions. The first of four main sections plays out a predetermined progression that is followed by a livelier impromptu section Following this there is a quicker playing out of the progression in retrograde which leads to a fast sixteenth note ending. The name "Line to Lions"

Premiere Information:
March 10, 2001, Granville Island, Performance Works, Vancouver

CATALOGUE INFO:

  • Call Number:
  • MI 3134 C473li
  • Genre:
  • Strings (bowed), Solo / Ensemble, Quartet (2 Violin / Viola / Cello)
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • January 11, 2006
  • Type:
  • Print-music, Published by CMC
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 score ((2), 27 p.) ;
    29 Pages
    Height: 28 cm
    Parts page count: 39
    4 parts (39 p.) ;
    Height: 28 cm
  • Additional Information:
  • String quartet
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