Periwinkle Memories

For Solo Guitar

Carlos Barrientos

Full Score - Study
Item Number: 494-02805
Number of Pages: 8
Duration: 0:08:30
Publisher: Editions Orphee
Print Status: In Print


Quick Overview

A solo classical guitar piece composed by Honduras-born Carlos Barrientos (b.1954) inspired by the most American of musical stylesùthe blues. Periwinkle Memories, a lightly swinging piece marked by de licate changes in tempo and touch. In explaining the name of the piece, the composer says, "I was struck by the purplish-hue of the periwinkleà some consider it an invasive weed, most admire its extra ordinary beautyàit is a vibrant part of the American landscape, elegant, stubborn, and nearly native. Like the blues." For the advanced player. Duration: 8' 30

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Publisher ID PWYS-85