Solo violin and piano accompaniment - Level C-D (moderately difficult - difficult)
Composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958). 20th Century and British. Set of performance parts. 22 pages. Duration 15'. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193360099).
Item Number: OU.9780193360099
ISBN 9780193360099. 9x12 inches. Key: E minor.
For solo violin and orchestra or piano This serene romance is one of Vaughan Williams's most enduring popular works. Taking its title from a poem by George Meredith, the music perfectly evokes the lark's 'chirrup, whistle, slur, and shake'. This beautifully presented new edition of the violin and piano score includes a preface by Michael Kennedy.Original instrumentation for chamber orchestra - violin solo 2, flute (II optional), oboe, 2 clarinet (II optional), 2 bassoon (II optional), 2 horn, optional), triangle, strings / Reduced chamber orchestra - violin solo, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, triangle, strings.