Wood, Alexandra: Spectrum for Violin with CD


Spectrum for Violin is an exciting introduction to the music of today for all violinists, containing specially commissioned pieces from some of today’s leading composers. Pieces range in standard from Grades 1 to 8. Comes with a CD recording of the 16 pieces.

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A Fork in the Road [David Sawer]; Joshi’s Dance, For my darling boy [Michael Zev Gordon]; An Alpine Tune [David Matthews]; Forgotten Game [Philip Cashian]; Arietta [Howard Skempton]; Daydream [Timothy Salter / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky / Lionel Salter]; Lydian River [Dobrinka Tabakova]; Woodman’s Echo [Tansy Davies]; Bagatelle [Hugh Wood]; Sarabande [Huw Watkins]; Collage on D [Patrick Nunn]; Canto [Helen Grime]; An Implausible Tale (with moral) [Kenneth Hesketh]; Moto ascendente [Daniel Giorgetti]; The Egrets have Landed [Thea Musgrave]; The Fifth String [Joao Pedro Oliveira]

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Weight 276 g

ABRSM Publishing

Primary composer/editor/arranger

Alexandra, Wood

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Spectrum (ABRSM)


16 contemporary pieces for violin