Essay for strings

Murray Adaskin
Composition Date: 1972
Revision Date: 1972
Duration: 00:05:30
Genre: Orchestra / Large Ensembles, String Orchestra


Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 1 x String orchestra

Premiere Information:
Mar. 20, 1972, Victoria, British Columbia; Oak Bay junior-senior high school string orchestra.


  • Call Number:
  • MI 1500 A221es
  • Genre:
  • Orchestra / Large Ensembles, String Orchestra
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • March 13, 1989
  • Type:
  • Print-music, Published by CMC
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 score (14 p.) ;
    14 Pages
    Height: 39 cm
    Parts page count: 32
    4 parts ([32] p.) ;
    Height: 28 cm
  • Additional Information:
  • A pedagogical discussion of this work can be found on page 105 of Guidelist of unpublished canadian string orchestra music suitable for student performers by Patricia Martin Shand.
    Commissioned by Oak Bay Junior-Senior High School String Orchestra.
    Ms. (photocopy); transparency of score and parts in CMC Toronto.
    Level: D.
    For string orchestra.
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