Brandenburg Fantasia #1

Lawrence Axelrod

About this work:
This is the first of a series of pieces which are companions in orchestration to J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concerti. This has the same scoring as Bach's #3. Though there are some "deep musical links" between my work and Bach's, there is no direct quotation and the work is not at all neo-Baroque. I did write it in the hopes that it could be played by both period and modern instruments.
Year composed: 2002
Duration: 00:07:00
Ensemble type: Chamber or Jazz Ensemble, Without Voice:Unknown
Instrumentation: ,3 Violin soloist(s), ,3 Viola soloist(s), ,3 Cello soloist(s), ,1 Double bass soloist(s)
Instrumentation notes: This piece may be played by either period or modern instruments.

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