Quint-essence — Saxophone quartet/percussion : Score

Bergman, Erik
Title: Quint-essence — Saxophone quartet/percussion : Score
Authors: Bergman, Erik (Composer)
Product number: 9790042084298
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Publisher: Fennica Gehrman
Edition: 0
Language: undefined
Product family: Chamber music
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Library classification: 78.5149 Muut viiden soittimen kokoonpanot
This two-movement work, inspired bythe skills of the Rascher Quartet, is conceived as a constant interplay between four saxophones and a single percussionist. Bright percussion timbres such as vibraphone, campane, crotales and tambourine are used to complement the soloistic, contrapuntal character of the saxwriting. Meditative and virtuosic passages alternate and seemingly contradictory forces are reconciled. The melancholy and grotesque, the lyrical and dramatic all find expression here.


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