by John Woolrich

violin and strings
Solo Instrument with Ensemble, String Ensemble
solo vln - strings
Commissioned by the Scottish Ensemble with support from the RVW Trust
First Performance
10.8.09, Cadogan Hall, London, UK: Jonathan Morton/Scottish Ensemble

Score 0-571-53835-5 on sale, parts for hire

Programme Notes

This caprice is a miniature violin concerto, mostly skittish but with some shadows. At the end, the music, which has been gathering momentum, collapses into a ghostly, mechanical coda. Capriccio was commissioned by the Scottish Ensemble with support from the RVW Trust.

© John Woolrich

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