The Evil Eye and The Hideous Heart

Alan Lee Silva

Score and Part(s)
Performing Ensemble: String Orchestra
Instrumentation: Full Score, Violin I, Violin II, Violin III, Viola, Cello, Bass, Piano, Harp (optional, Percussion (optional) - slap sticks tom-tom
Item Number: CAS57
Number of Pages: 176
Publisher: Carl Fischer Music
Print Status: In Print

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Based on the classic Edgar Allan Poe short story The Tell-Tale Heart, composer Alan Lee Silva shows a more dramatic and darker side to his writing. Originally commissioned as a work reminiscent of a classic Hollywood horror movie theme, the piece follows the story of one of Poe's most famous thrillers. An excellent literary tie-in for your students studying the structure of a story in Language Arts, it appeals to their sense of mystery with a delicious touch of the macabre. The basses act as the low, ominous threat of danger, and the upper voices represent the insanity of the narrator's twisted plan. A real thriller! Dur.: 4:52

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