World's Largest Sheet Music Selection

8062296
8062296

Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

By Ralph Vaughan Williams

http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/fantasia-on-a-theme-by-thomas-tallis-sheet-music/8062296?ac=1

String Orchestra - Grade 3-4
Composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958). Arranged by Jamin Hoffman. Music for String Orchestra. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.4490521).

Item Number: HL.4490521

Grade 3–4

This piece combines the simple, elegant thematic material of the Elizabethan church composer Tallis, expanded and modernized through the luxurious harmonies of Vaughan Williams. Jamin Hoffman's lush setting is adapted and re-scored from the original version for two string orchestras plus solo quartet. Fantasia was used with great effect in the recent film Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World. Dur: 2:30.

1 - FULL SCORE 8 pages

4 - BASS 1 page

1 - PIANO 2 pages

8 - VIOLIN 1 1 page

8 - VIOLIN 2 2 pages

4 - VIOLIN 3 (VIOLA TREBLE CLEF) 1 page

4 - VIOLA 1 page

4 - CELLO 1 page

  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Location:
    Baltimore, MD
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • July 03, 2007 A masterpiece

    This has to be Ralph Vaughan Williams masterpiece. It is revolutionary in there are two orchestras and a solo string quartet. He takes a simple, elegant theme from Tallis'church music and makes it into complex variations

    17 of 34 people found this review helpful.
    Was this review useful? Yes No