Fantasia
on a painting by Edvard Munch "Young people on the beach" Solo Violin
by Naji Hakim
Violin Solo - Sheet Music

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SKU: HL.49019057

On a painting by Edvard Munch "Young people on the beach" Solo Violin. Composed by Naji Hakim. This edition: Saddle stitching. Sheet music. Edition Schott. Classical. Softcover. Composed 2010. 6 pages. Duration 4'. Schott Music #VLB156. Published by Schott Music (HL.49019057).

ISBN 9790001179126. UPC: 841886017580. 9.0x12.0x0.63 inches.

Lebanon-born composer Naji Hakim, one of the most important organ composers of today, wrote this piece for solo violin under the spell of a painting. 'Edvard Munch's painting Unge mennesker pa stranden (Young people on the beach) depicts a peaceful melancholy evening with pensive young people on the beach. A redhead wearing a white dress and a jolly red hat sits near a pram in the center of the picture; to the left, the calm sea in cold bluish colors and to the right, green and lively colours.The atmosphere of this picture inspired me to write a nostalgic fantasy for the violin.' (Hakim) 'The melodic development with its contrasted characters reveals allusions to the Danish and Norwegian folk melodies Det var en lordag aften and Per spelmann. The closing bars quote Maurice Ravel's ostinato motif from Prelude a la Nuit.