Bucolic Sketches was inspired by Alberto Ginastera’s Obertura para el fausto criollo (1943)
which is from his early period referred to as “Objective Nationalism” (1934-1948). Objective
Nationalistic works often integrate Argentine folk themes in a straightforward fashion, while
works in the later periods incorporated traditional elements in increasingly abstracted forms. Intermediate to advanced difficulty. 7 page score.