File JO/012.3 - Twenty-five preludes for solo piano

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GB GB1179 JO-JO/012.3


Twenty-five preludes for solo piano


  • 1984-1985 (Creation)

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20 pp.

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Dedicated with sincere gratitude to John Paul Getty.. . Individual preludes titled and/or dedicated as follows (sic):. 2. The Doll's Funeral.. 6. "Homage to Dave Brubeck". 7. Celebrating the return to good health of HRH Princess Margaret.. 8. A tribute to Nicholas Medtner.. 9. "A glimpse of the Margaretian age". In memory of Claud Biggs, an extraordinary teacher of Bach.. 10. "Pop Song". 13. In memory of Bernard Hermann, composer of the film scores for "Citizen Kane" and "Psycho".. 12. A tribute to Daniel Baremboim.. 16. In the Latin rhythms of the Dactyl (u u -) and Spondee (- -). Celebrating the return to good health of HRH Princess Margaret.. 17. in "Iambic Pentameters". 18. "A Vigil". In memory of Norman Andrew.. 19. "Homage to Clementi". . 21. "Clouds". 22. "Serenade". 23. "Galop". 25. (Epilogue). 25a. (Alternative Epilogue "Spinning Song").. . With notes including biographical note on Clementi, p.15; note that Brenda played preludes no.20 and 24 in the 1965 Bromsgrove Festival.. . Another version to that in JO/012.

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