Oh Them Rats Is Mean in My Kitchen

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LKMP X512001/ HL 41921

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Violin Duo
Scherzo-fantasy in homage to early blues, transforming its characteristic wailing and energetic speech-song into the seemingly incongruous medium of the violin duo. Some of this melodic material was also developed into a separate piece for orchestra entitled "Maltese Cat Blues".