The White Peacock, Op.7/1 by Charles Tomlinson Griffes (1884-1920). Edited by Richard W. Sargeant, Jr.. Orchestra. For [2d1, 2, 2, 2 - 2, 3, 2, 0], percussion, 2 harps, celeste, strings. This edition: Paperback. Original Works, Transcriptions, Tone Poems. Impressionist; American. Study Score. 24 pages. Published by Serenissima (SA.40468).
ISBN 9781608740468. Impressionist; American. 6 x 9 inches.
American impressionist composer Charles T. Griffes orchestrated the present piece, originally the first of his four Roman Sketches in 1919 for a ballet performance given in New York. The arrangement makes use of the full palette of orchestral color in a six-minute tone poem. The work has remained in the repertoire of orchestras to this day. The score presented here is a meticulously researched and newly engraved edition by Richard W. Sargeant, Jr.