ComposerChristopher Gunning
DifficultyDiploma plus
FormatStudy Score
PublisherOrchard Music Ltd
Printed sheet music
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Picture of Sheet music  by Christopher Gunning. Full score, concerto for pianoforte and  orchestra in 3 movements, approx 25 minutes

Conductor's score, A4 format, spiral bound.

Although Christopher Gunning is best known for his film and television work, for which he has won four BAFTA awards (for La Vie en rose, Agatha Christie's Poirot, Middlemarch, and Porterhouse Blue) and three Ivor Novello awards (for Rebecca, Under Suspicion, and Firelight) he has gradually been adding to a substantial is of concert works, to which he now devotes all of his time.

Christopher Gunning attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where his tutors included Brian Trowell, James Gibb, Edmund Rubbra and Richard Rodney Bennett. His compositions for the concert hall include nine symphonies and a number of concertos.

The fine piano concerto is conventional in form, with two lively outer movements - sometimes recalling neoclassical Stravinsk , or Shostakovich, but not sufficiently to strike one as derivative - bracketing a slow movement which plumbs greater emotional depths in an atmosphere of Busonian harmonic ambiguity and unease."

Extract from Review of Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, "Storm" and Symphony no 1 by Records International.com

 

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