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Track(s) taken from CDH88035

Four sketches


Laurence Perkins (bassoon), Michael Hancock (piano)
Recording details: December 1981
Unknown, Unknown
Produced by Andrew Keener
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: July 1989
Total duration: 4 minutes 15 seconds

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

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