composer

Fine, Michael

Michael Fine has a degree in English Literature from the State University of New York. Despite having no formal music education, he has an active international career in several aspects ...

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Canto di speranza : poema per violino ed orchestra, 1997-1998 / Ton de Kruyf

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Concert : voor twee violen en orkest, 1954 / Henk Badings

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Concerto : per violino e orchestra, 1974, revisione 2003 / John Borstlap

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Memories : Concerto for violin and orchestra / Michael Fine

Publisher's number: 16151
Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Violin and orchestra
Instruments: vn-solo 2fl 2ob 2cl 2fg 2h 2tpt timo perc hp str
Duration: 13'00"
Year of composition: 2015
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
"Memories" is my first concerto and first piece with a solo violin. Its title and dedication to my wife Tammy stems from our mutual delight in spontaneous, improvised comic songs, most about our beloved cat Sambucca who shared our lives for 21 years (and was quite the music critic.) Many of these songs became our "standard repertoire" and even now, years after Sam's death, we still sing her songs to each other. These songs and snatches of song sneak their way into Memories, I hope in a way that no one will recognise except Tammy and me. The other memory enshrined in this piece is my grandfather, a passionate music lover and violin aficionado, who if he was disappointed that I chose to play clarinet hid it well. Of course, my first concerto had to be for violin.
Michael Fine

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