Sangre viva

Giles SwayneGZ015
Trumpet and Piano | Duration: 15 minutes

Commissioned by the Earl and Countess of Harewood and first performed by Alison Balsom (Tpt) and Iain Farrington (Piano) at Harewood House, near Leeds, on 28th November 2003. London premiere at the Wigmore Hall on 9th December, 2003. A virtuoso concert–piece for both instruments, this important addition to the repertoire stems from a phrase used by Lorca about the nature of performance. It is in two movements: a jazzy blues, and a dreamy finale subtitled Sueño (Dream).

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Esthwaite Elegy

John BloodGZ028
Horn and Piano | Duration: 4 minutes

Commissioned by Christopher Owen for the 1997 Lake District Music Festival. A momentary shaft of light breaks through the dark shadows surrounding the lake in this sombre elegy. Christopher Owen and Ken Forster gave the first performance in St Oswald’s Church, Grasmere in 1997.

 

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Fifteen Progressive Duets

John BloodGZ029
2 solo Trumpets | Grades 5-8 technical level

Written in 1982 as a series of short teaching pieces and carefully graded by technical difficulty, these studies have become a useful addition to the trumpet repertoire. Ideal for students and teachers, they are entertaining as well as technically instructive.

1 double part.

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