The Haunting Bough. (Variation on a Theme by Rameau). By John Casken (1949-). For Piano. Schott. 9 pages. Schott Music #ED12752. Published by Schott Music (HL.49012941).
This short solo piano piece is a variation on a theme by Rameau. Casken has created in this work a broad Gallic sound world along with sultry Debussian colours.
The piece was written for the British pianist Stephen Gutman for his Rameau Project in 1999.