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The sun was high strengthened by the

sweet ministrations of slumber


string quartet
Matthew Lee Knowles
2011/12

q = 53-56

Violin I

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senza vib.

Violin II

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Viola

molto vib.

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Violoncello

pizz.

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sffz!

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sffz!

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sul pont.

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mf
9

sul pont.

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arco

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pizz.

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norm.

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norm.

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S.T. (scratch tone)

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ff

S.T. (scratch tone)

ff

arco

pizz.

10

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arco

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sul tasto

sub.
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mf

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10

(any very
high note)

pizz.

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11

trem.

molto vib.

senza vib.

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sub.

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sub.
6

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norm.

let ring

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sul pont.

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6

(scratch tone)
S.T.

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15

norm.
3



ff

let ring

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6
3


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let ring

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17

let ring

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S.T.

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20

sffz!

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pizz.


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arco

norm.

6
3

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3

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3

pizz.

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26

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arco sul tasto

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3

norm. 3

3
3

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3
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30

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trem.

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arco, sul tasto

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senza vib.

norm.

32

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molto vib.

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6




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sub.
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3
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pizz.

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arco

3
6

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34

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norm.

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norm. 3

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3
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senza vib.

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senza vib.
3

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3
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pizz. 7

f
3

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arco

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norm.

molto vib.

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5
5

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pizz.

norm.

senza vib.

3

3

molto vib.

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senza vib.

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38

mp

3
3

mf

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36

molto vib.

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norm.

arco
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pizz.

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arco

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5 5

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arco

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48

arco

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5

arco

6
6

S. T.

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6
6
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S. T.

pizz.

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6

norm.

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50
6
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norm.

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pizz.

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col legno tratto3

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10

52

6

sul pont.

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trem.

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sub.
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7

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trem.

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7

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54

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arco sul pont.

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arco sul pont.

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norm.

molto S.T.

11

norm.

57

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mf

6
6

sub.
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sub.
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7
sub.
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norm. trem.

sub.
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pizz.

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pizz.

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molto vib.

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norm.

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let ring

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mf
col legno tratto

sub.
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10

legatissimo

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legatissimo


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sub.
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3

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molto vib.

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69

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norm.

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pizz. molto vib.

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sub.
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norm.

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pizz.

arco, trem. molto sul pont.

6
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pizz.

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pizz.

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trem. molto sul pont.

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trem. molto sul pont.

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sub.
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norm. 5


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sub.
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norm.

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90

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norm.

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13

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sub.
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norm.

S.T.