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Five action sketches

Five action sketches

Five miniatures for 2 voices and ensemble


  • Instrumentation: low alto, countertenor, bassflute, bassclarinet, tenorsaxophone, tuba and violoncello
  • Edition: score and parts
  • Language: vocalise
  • Order No.: ED 22261
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Incl. VAT and excl. shipping Weight: 0.31 kg

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description
The five short miniatures for two singers and five instruments were commissioned by the Miller Theatre at Columbia University in New York in 2014. The performers of the world premiere were the baritone singer Jeffrey Gavett and the countertenor Kai Wessel. Originally composed for countertenor and low alto voice, Five Action Sketches can also be performed by other voices.
Details
Auftragswerk : Commissioned by the Miller Theatre at Columbia University
Binding: Saddle stitching
Content text: I Breathe
II So Narrow
III Raw
IV Sliver
V Sand
ISMN: 979-0-001-20349-4
Performance duration: 13'0"
Publisher: Schott Music
UPC: 841886030664
Uraufführung : 23. Oktober 2014 New York, NY, Miller Theatre (USA) · Jeffrey Gavett, baritone; Kai Wessel, countertenor; International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) · Dirigent: Steven Schick
Year of composition: 2014
instrumentation: Bassfl. · Bassklar. · Tenorsax. · Tb. · Vc. - The cycle is composed for low alto and countertenor, but it is possible to perform it with the following voices: baritone with falsetto and Countertenor; low alto and Countertenor; two matching countertenors; two matching low altos
page number: 70
Performances
Conductor: Steven Schick
2014-10-23 | New York, NY (United States of America), Miller Theatre — 20:00 | World Premiere
The five short miniatures for two singers and five instruments were commissioned by the Miller Theatre at Columbia University in New York in 2014. The performers of the world premiere were the baritone singer Jeffrey Gavett and the countertenor Kai Wessel. Originally composed for countertenor and low alto voice, Five Action Sketches can also be performed by other voices.
Auftragswerk : Commissioned by the Miller Theatre at Columbia University
Binding: Saddle stitching
Content text: I Breathe
II So Narrow
III Raw
IV Sliver
V Sand
ISMN: 979-0-001-20349-4
Performance duration: 13'0"
Publisher: Schott Music
UPC: 841886030664
Uraufführung : 23. Oktober 2014 New York, NY, Miller Theatre (USA) · Jeffrey Gavett, baritone; Kai Wessel, countertenor; International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) · Dirigent: Steven Schick
Year of composition: 2014
instrumentation: Bassfl. · Bassklar. · Tenorsax. · Tb. · Vc. - The cycle is composed for low alto and countertenor, but it is possible to perform it with the following voices: baritone with falsetto and Countertenor; low alto and Countertenor; two matching countertenors; two matching low altos
page number: 70
Conductor: Steven Schick
2014-10-23 | New York, NY (United States of America), Miller Theatre — 20:00 | World Premiere