Suite Moderne for Strings

The movements are short and have a light texture. The fourth movement, marked Sarabande, [has] a mournful melody that is haunting and seems marked by a distinct personality. — The Philadelphia Inquirer

A modern take on the traditional baroque dance suite for chamber orchestra. The suite was premiered by the Concerto Soloists of Philadelphia. Duration: 11 minutes.

1. Bourree
2. Minuet11
3. Gavotte
4. Sarabande
5. Gigue

Recording Information
Suite Moderne for Strings has been recorded by the President’s Own Marine Corps Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Major Jason K. Fetting on the CD Introspections. See our CD and Downloads page for more information.

Purchasing Information
A study score is available from our online store. Complete parts are available on rental; please contact us for more details.

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