Subscribe to our mailing list to get news, specials and updates:     Name: Email:

Sarabande (Suite)

76 views | Find this title on Sheet Music Plus

Watch




 

Comments (3)

Comment on this music


/Register to post a comment.

Uploaded by: Randall_Mullin (01/27/21)
Composer: Near, Gerald
Sample Producer: Lavender Audio
Sample Set: Hereford Cathedral Willis Organ
Software: Hauptwerk V
Genre: Contemporary
Description:
A few months ago, I happened upon a recording of “Sarabande” and was so taken with it that I ordered it, and ended up learning the whole “Suite” from which it is taken. Gerald Near is like a compositional chameleon. I have heard him channel his inner Paul Hindemith, Leo Sowerby, Herbert Howells and others in his works; not all in the same piece, however. The “Sarabande” is definitely influenced by Leo Sowerby’s bluesy chords, with perhaps a Hindemith underpinning. Although I will record the entire “Suite,” I thought that “Sarabande” should stand on its own for this video.

The Hereford Cathedral’s organ strings, Clarinet and Claribel Flute are on display in this sumptuous Gerald Near sample.
Performance: Live
Recorded in: Stereo
Playlists:
Options: Sign up today to download piece.
Login or Register to Subscribe
See what Randall_Mullin used to make this recording

Name: