By Doug Spata
Highland/Etling String Orchestra
Conductor Score & Parts
Bold accents, broad contrasts, driving crescendos and aggressive rhythms give Elementals its fiery sound. Everyone gets a chance to play the melodies as they ebb and flow through the piece, building in intensity until the final note. This dramatic concert overture is sure to ignite the imaginations of students-teachers will appreciate how the piece focuses on extended finger patterns.