Medieval Variations

for harp and string quartet


15 minutes

Premiere: Phoenix String Quartet
Paula Provo, Harp
Ethington Chamber Music Series
Grand Canyon College
Phoenix, AZ, Nov 23, 1986

[Not currently available for performance.]

Composer Notes: The melodic theme of these variations was taken from The Cry of the Sedge, a vocal work I wrote in 1973. The theme is in the Dorian mode, and the variations maintain a medieval ambiance.