Fantasia No. 1 (Suite): V. Finale: Rhapsody for Portuguese Guitar Quartet

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This is the score and parts for the Rhapsody for Portuguese Guitar Quartet, the final movement of the Fantasia Suite. As its third arrangement, it represents the culmination of a study in instrumentation and composition based on the first movement Toccata. In the course of experimenting with different instrumentations, accompaniments, and derivative works, the original piece grew in length by about 13%, and compound meter evolved into frequent cross rhythms of 3 against 2 or against 4 followed by rhythmic agreement resulting in a sort of horizontal hemiola. As noted above, this piece was at first designed for purposes of testing various keyboard instruments; now it has been recomposed to see what possibilities existed in different instrumentations. To listen to an excerpt or purchase the mp3 audio file, click on the second link at the left of the Spotlight page. A brief e-mail to the composer at stating what you like or dislike about this piece or its preview would... More > be greatly appreciated.< Less
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First Edition
January 30, 2012
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