String Quartet #1
About this work:
This string quartet was written as a thesis requirement for my master's degree in composition. It is in 3 movements. (fast, slow, fast) The middle movement is programatic. It denotes a visit I made to the beautiful Oregon coastal park of "Tahkanitch."
Full score and parts can be purchased at the Mark Vigil website (www.markvigil.com). Commercial recording available at either the Mark Vigil website (www.markvigil.com) or the R&D Distribution website (www.RnDProductions.com).
This title is on the "In Expression" cd.
Year composed: 1995
Ensemble type: Chamber or Jazz Ensemble, Without Voice:String Quartet
Instrumentation: ,2 Violin soloist(s), ,1 Viola soloist(s), ,1 Cello soloist(s)
Instrumentation notes: Violin 1 Violin 2 Viola & Cello