Tallis Canon And Variations
String orchestra (88555) with optional 3rd violin/viola TC (3) and piano - Grade 1.5
Composed by Thomas Tallis (1505-1585). Arranged by John Caponegro. Playground String Orchestra Series. Score and set of parts. Duration 3 minutes, 10 seconds. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.8724).
Item Number: KN.8724
This setting of a simple 8-bar canon written by Thomas Tallis in the 16th century affords young strings a wonderful chance to experience the challenge and thrill of playing contrapuntal textures. It features both traditional and non-traditional harmonizations, and casts everyone in a lead role at one time or another. Duration 3:10.