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Sheet Music

Published: 31 March 1969

Duration: 23 minutes

Difficulty: Moderately Difficult - Difficult

ISBN: 9780193694040

Bookseller Code (32)

Ralph Vaughan Williams

Suite for viola and small orchestra

Conductor's score and parts on hire

Forces or Category: Solo viola & chamber orchestra

Orchestration: vla solo, 2 fl, ob, 2 cl, 2 bn, 2 hn, 2 tpt, timp, perc (tri, cel, SD), cel, hp, str

The work is divided into three self-contained groups of two to three pieces each, and reflects the composer's pleasure in writing an English style of music by evoking, in this case, the forms of song and dance popular in the England of his youth.

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