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Life On Mars - String Quartet

By David Bowie

String Quartet - Advanced - Digital Download
By David Bowie. Arranged by Alison Gillies. Score, Set of Parts. 13 pages. Published by (H0.198059-475597).

Item Number: H0.198059-475597

Life On Mars by David Bowie arranged for string quartet by Alison Gillies.

Life On Mars? is one of Bowie's undoubted masterpieces, from the 1971 Hunky Dory album. This arrangement aims stays true to the structure of the original song, whilst trying to capture something of its unique and enigmatic soundworld.

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  • 5

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  • June 06, 2017 Life On Mars

    I bought this a few months ago after seeing it advertised on sheetmusicplus, as the song is a favourite of mine. This arrangement doesn't disappoint. It has enough interest for every part and has now become 'a must play'.

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