Martin Dalby: El Remanso Del Pitido (Vocal Score)

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Forlag: Novello
Komponist: Martin Dalby
Format: Nodehæfter | Sangalbum
El remanso del pitido has been commissioned by the London Sinfonietta for the London Sinfonietta Chorus who give the first performance this evening.

It is a work of nostalgia, a lament for the decline of steam engines - the stillness of the whistle. Based mainly on a poem by the Spanish writer, Gregorio Corral.

The setting is for twelve voices, eight of them singing through close microphones. The work is fourth in a series of pieces derived from 13th Century homophonic Spanish cantigas and canciones. The final series of works will form a sort of song-book, the composer's own accounts of early Spanish music. The idea of a song-book is contained in the title of the first work of the series, Cancionero para una mariposa.

Udgivet på: 20 august 1999
Sprog: Spansk
Katalognummer: NOV950451

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