Rondo in Blue by Robert Longfield. For string orchestra. FJH String Orchestra. Full set (score and parts). Score only also available: ST6037S. Grade 4. Score and set of parts. Composed 2003. Duration 3:07. Published by The FJH Music Company Inc (FJ.ST6037).
Combining elements of the blues, rondo form, and a driving 7/8 meter, this energetic work from Robert Longfield makes use of classical and jazz figures. The 7/8 meter is very intuitive and provides a rhythmic pulse throughout the piece. A swing section toward the end is an excellent teaching tool and will surely delight both your students and audience.
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More emphasis on bow technique and independence of lines. For the accomplished middle, high school, college, or professional group. Grade 3 and up