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Two Dances for flexible instrumentation and Piano accompaniment

1. A little Bosa Nova

2. Tango Milonga

These two dances were originally intended for a pedagogical publication by Boosey & Hawkes, UK, in a proposed series of works for flexible instrumentation with piano accompaniment. Unfortunately, the series never eventuated. The copyright remains with the composer.  The two dances have also been arranged for string orchestra (see Book 3 of Works for String Orchestra).


The instruments that suit the ranges of these works are:

• C Instruments - Flute, Oboe, & Violin

• C Instruments 8ve lower -  Bassoon, Violoncello, Euphonium, Trombone

• Bb Instruments - Bb clarinet, Bb trumpet,

• Bb instruments 8ve lower - Tenor sax, Trumpet, Bb Clarinet

• Eb instruments - Alto saxophone, Baritone saxophone

• F instruments - French horn

1. A Little Bosa Nova

Version for Flute

Date: 2003

Duration: 1m 21sec

00:00 / 01:21

2. Tango Milonga

Date: 2003

Duration: 2 min 05 sec

Version for Alto Sax

00:00 / 02:08

For the piano score and parts, contact the composer.

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Design Carla Thackrah

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