Rest and Recreation

Rest and Recreation

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The pairing of a slowish and a lively movement has long been attractive to composers, certainly since the days of pavanes and galliards. Skempton uses the contrast here, where if 'Rest' is a lullaby, 'Recreation' could be described as rousing. This piece is set for 2 euphoniums and 2 tubas.
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Product details

  • Sheet music | 8 pages
  • 210 x 297mm | 51g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 0193588781
  • 9780193588783

About Howard Skempton

Howard Skempton has worked as a composer, accordionist, and music publisher. Renowned for the distinctive clarity of his musical language, in recent years he has concentrated increasingly on writing choral and vocal music. His choral commissions include works for the BBC Singers and the Belfast Philharmonic Society.
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