Six Miniatures (Score & Parts)-2OB/EH (Click on title for more information)

Composer: Jones, Martin

Publisher: Phylloscopus Publications (England)

Edition: PP623


Six Miniatures
for three oboes, two doubling on English horn
by Martin Jones (b. 1947)- English composer and pianist
  1. Carousel- A sixpenny ride on the roundabout horses
  2. Dirge- Exploring the darker side of the instruments
  3. Chant- An arcane ritual, mostly in two parts
  4. Divertimento- A drumming of fingers during a period of intense boredom
  5. Evocation- Gently lyrical, happy memories
  6. Whirligig- A giddy conclusion

The Six Miniatures are written for various combinations of Oboes and English Horns, including movements for 3 Oboes, movements for 1 Oboe and 2 English horns, and movements for 2 Oboes and 1 English horn.