Spine Chiller

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Description

Contemporary bowing techniques are explored in this spooky piece. “Sul ponticello”, “Bartok pizzicato”, “sul tasto”, “tremolo” and Psycho-style glissandi combine to make this work one which is sure to be a student and audience favourite. It is quite simple in rhythm, but because it is in D Minor, the key is more challenging for the students. Late in 2008, I myself suffered a “spine-chilling” ruptured disc. I would like to dedicate this piece to Dr. Bruce Hall, whose generosity and care was truly above and beyond – and will be eternally appreciated.

Title arrow Spine Chiller
Composer arrow Loreta Fin
Arranger arrow
Standard arrow Intermediate to Medium Intermediate
Grade arrow 2 – 2.5
Catalogue No. arrow Alfred Music: 76-32801

A recording will soon be available for Spine Chiller
The folio contains:
Parts for string orchestra (8-8-4-4-5-2)
Conductor’s score
Piano accompaniment

Additional information

Composer

Loreta Fin