Gwyneth Walker

Beneath the Stars

Lyric Suite for Tuba and String Quartet (2015)
(piano reduction available)

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View/download a PDF file of the score of this work. N.B.: This work may not be performed until after its premiere by tubist Jay Hunsberger.
View/download a PDF file of the tuba part of this work. String parts available upon request.
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The tuba, in the depths of its range, lies beneath the stars -- perhaps reaching up with song, falling like a shooting star, sparkling with light, or extolling the beauty of the night sky. There is a dialogue between heaven and earth. This is a gentle meeting.

Notes by the composer