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Western Dawn

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format String Orchestra
Composer Silva, Alan Lee
Publisher Carl Fischer, Llc
Grade 1.5
Series Performance

Price: $47.00

Catalog #FAS58

UPC code: 798408073183

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Alan Lee Silva applies his usual refreshing touch with a tone painting of a little western town waking up. Very Americana, with just a touch of Copland, he uses open string doublestops, a skippy, catchy melody with sixteenth notes, double up-bow staccato and accented accompaniments and just enough special effects such as tremolos and forte-pianos to keep if from becoming a stereotypical western movie soundtrack. This is one of those pieces your students will want to keep playing again and again.

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