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19188092
19188092
19188092

Secret Psalm

For Solo Violin

By Oliver Knussen

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Unaccompanied violin - Advanced
For Solo Violin. Composed by Oliver Knussen (1952-). Masterworks; Part(s); Solo; String - Violin Alone. Faber Edition. 20th Century; Masterwork. Published by Faber Music (AP.12-0571525318).

Item Number: AP.12-0571525318

ISBN 0571525318.

Secret Psalm was originally written in 1990 for Nona Liddell to play at the memorial concert for Michael Vyner (1943-1989), Artistic Director of the London Sinfonietta for many years, who began life as a violinist and particularly loved the slow movement of one very well-known concerto, which provided the starting-point for the three "verses" of this short meditation.
In 2003 Oliver Knussen reworked Secret Psalm to include in a retrospective concert of his chamber music at Weill Hall in New York, where it was first performed by Jennifer Frautschi.

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