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Four sketches

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Gordon Jacob's Four Sketches, were written in 1976. Tinged with the composer's delightful humour, the somewhat fanciful movement titles speak for themselves—A Peaceful Piece (Lento e tranquillo), A Little Waltz (Grazioso alla valse), L'Après-midi d'un dinosaur (Poco lento, pesante) and Polka (Giocoso). The music is published by Emerson Edition.

from notes by Laurence Perkins © 1981

Recordings

L'Après Midi d'un Dinosaur
CDH88035Archive Service

Details

No 1: A Peaceful Piece
No 2: A Little Waltz
No 3: L'après-midi d'un dinosaur
No 4: Polka

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