Johnstone Creations – DAVID JOHNSTONE – DUO OF HOPE (Dúo de la Esperanza) – this music has been composed for Violin and Accordion.
Download Contents or Instructions:
PDF 1 – ACCORDION-SCORE Both parts together (11 pages in all)
PDF 2 – Individual VIOLIN part (6 pages in all)
PDF 3 – Individual ACCORDION part without the violin line (6 pages in all)
The movements are:
I – Thanksgiving (Agradeciendo) – slow and felt (quarter-note = c.54)
II – Positivity (La Positividad) – allegro moderato, ma fluido (quarter-note = c.92)
Musical level – Ideal for medium level violinists AND accordionists and upwards! (this corresponding with UK grades 6 to 8; España – Grado Medio).
This sonatina is of some seven minutes duration, is composed as a “positive” work! Originally the faster second was born fruition of a commission for a production about the Josefina Arregui Clinic, Alsasua, Navarra (Spain) and its creator, Felipe Lecea. With the mere basics of using one tune and one accompanying figure of a rippling motion Johnstone clearly creates a sonata form structure, with a final coda of joyous pride. The later composed first movement is very cyclical with the second, and forms a long slower introduction…
With thanks to Aitor Urkiza as musical editor and preparatory work.
Any known possible links of this music (audio, video, article etc.):
Dedicated to the violinist Irati Sanz & accordionist Leire Ayestarán
P.S. If you ever record this music (preferably onto YouTube) we would be delighted to add YOUR link here and in the Audio-Video section of the Web …
Enjoy the music !!