The Spirit of Django

An Orchestral Suite composed by Martin Taylor and Guy Barker (see right); arranged by Guy Barker.

Commissioned by The International Guitar Festival of Great Britain. Funded by North West Arts and also supported by the Musicians' Company and some its individual members.

The World Premiere was at the Floral Pavillion Theatre in New Brighton, Merseyside on the 19th November 2010. The score was later re-orchestrated for larger forces in readiness for a performance at the Promenade Concert at the Royal Albert Hall on 31st August 2012.

 

A few examples pages from this work are provided below.

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These pages of music are shown for viewing and information purposes only and are not intended to be copied, printed, or in any way reproduced.

Click left for a sound clip taken from a performance of The Spirit of Django by the Royal Northern College of Music. The clip is from the start of the performance so the opening 8 bars in image 3 above can be followed.

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