Fantasia on the Vicar of Bray (score & parts) - 4BSN or 3BSN/CBSN
Composer: Hartley, Geoffrey
Publisher: Camden (England)
Fantasia on the Vicar of Bray
for bassoon quartet: four bassoons or three bassoons and contrabassoon
by Geoffrey Hartley (1906-1992) - British composer
Written in 1978, and intended as a quartet for four bassoons, the composer has insisted that it can also be performed with three bassoons and contra. Edited by Hugh Field-Richards.
The Crooks Anonymous Series: An eminently playable series of works from the repertoire of the renowned Worcestershire based quartet "Crooks Anonymous". Many of these pieces were specially written or arranged for Crooks and range from the serious to the completely unserious! Folk song was a major inspiration for Geoffrey Hartley and this engaging Fantasia provides an excellent concert work. 4 bassoons or 3 bassoons and contra.
Crooks Anonymous Series #16.