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Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen for string quartet

Hallelujah – Sample

This is different from the version Vitamin C plays. Though I have transcribed some of their music since I found out about them.

Julian Anderson

At the Festival of Contemporary Music today, we also heard the premiere of Julian Anderson’s Second String Quartet. A fascinating piece filled with alternate tunings and myriad playing effects, it is one that I will be pondering for a long while. 29 more words

Writing

"Throw back the little ones": Playing string-quartet alone

In the last post I showed how I realise natural timing and phrasing in Logic. I used this method for the cello-part of a string-quartet arrangement of “Throw back the little ones” by Steely Dan. 193 more words

Recording