Blue Diamond, Rough Diamond

oboe and piano
 * 
mf   


  mp  
e = 141


 

f

Matthew Lee Knowles
August 2011

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 
 





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 
 







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




 
 


    

 

      
  























  
       
        



 

f

 

 




senza pedal


 
 





 


  



  






 


x4


 

  

               
 

p

  

*


 
  

  
   
  





 


 


 




 

the performer is free to move
between the octaves at any time,
adhering to the dynamic ranges.

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 
 


 
  

 
 
  

 
 
  


 

   
 
  



 
 



   
  



         
     
     
         
 
  
  
  

f


 


    













 
 

  
  
  


 
 

 
 
 

sffz!

 





   
  

                          

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   




  
 

p



   
 





   
 





 


   
  


2



  

15


 
x15

   
  


 
 
 



   


  
  
 

   


  
   


           
  


















 
 

 



  




  


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




  

 




   





  
       


 
     
   



 

f



 



 

 







 

  
 







 
 







x4

  

 
        
                    
  
 
 
 

f

  





 
 

p


   



 

   
 
  

  

















 
  
  


 







 

 
  
  




             
  

                           
  
 
 
       


  
 













  






p











  





 
 

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

  
 
 



    x8
      





  
 

3






 
  
  
  


   
                          
















        






























          




   


       

  




f

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  



    

  
 



 









  





   



 
 
 











  
    



           
 



 






 

 











 





 



  

 
 
  

 


   
   

           
 
   






  
 






 









 




 

 
 
 

   
 
  

x7



 
         
        
 






 




 






4



 

  
 
 

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 
 

 
 
 



 
  
  





    

 

       




         
p




 
  



 

     






 

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 



 






   










 








 


                     
              
 
  

  










 






        




 




x6





 






  







?



               





 ppp 



 

 

Once life is finished it acquires a sense; up to that point it has not got a sense; its sense is suspended and therefore ambiguous.



















 





