for string quartet or string orchestra
duration: 2 1/2 minutes
Gentle Giant was written an a short miniature, originally for piano. It is based upon a slowly undulating melody surrounded by clear harmonies.
notes by Matthew Hindson.
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- This work is recorded on the disc
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This piece is quite easy for a high-school level or amateur string orchestra.
A version for solo piano of this work is available through Faber Music (UK).
A shorter version of this piece, Tiny Giant, is published by Faber Music as part of their Fingerprints series for young pianists.