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Rotate the Body in All Its Planes

Rotate the Body in All Its Planes

Ballad for Gymnasts


  • Instrumentation: soprano, choir and chamber orchestra
  • Edition: study score, Faksimile-Edition
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Incl. VAT and excl. shipping Weight: 0.11 kg

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Description
In 1961, Harry Partch worked on a re-production of his comprehensive theatrical work Revelation in the Courthouse Park at the University of Illinois. At the suggestion of Charles Pond, the gymnastics coach at the university, Partch on this occasion also composed Rotate the Body In All Its Planes as music for a gymnastics event by watching all exercises of the gymnasts, timing them and adding to them existing music from his theatrical work.
Details
Binding: Saddle stitching
Difficulty: difficult
ISMN: 979-0-001-13042-4
Performance duration: 9'0"
Publisher: Schott Music
Series: The Harry Partch Edition
UPC: 841886029439
Year of composition: 1961
instrumentation: 2 Picc. · 3 Trp. · 2 Trb. · Tb. · Castor & Pollux · Bowls (2) · Snare drum · Bass drum · Spoils of War · Diamond Marimba · Boo (2) · Marimba eroica (2) · Bass Marimba (2) · Chromelodeon I / II · St Bass · Crychord · Adapted guitar · String bass
page number: 28
In 1961, Harry Partch worked on a re-production of his comprehensive theatrical work Revelation in the Courthouse Park at the University of Illinois. At the suggestion of Charles Pond, the gymnastics coach at the university, Partch on this occasion also composed Rotate the Body In All Its Planes as music for a gymnastics event by watching all exercises of the gymnasts, timing them and adding to them existing music from his theatrical work.
Binding: Saddle stitching
Difficulty: difficult
ISMN: 979-0-001-13042-4
Performance duration: 9'0"
Publisher: Schott Music
Series: The Harry Partch Edition
UPC: 841886029439
Year of composition: 1961
instrumentation: 2 Picc. · 3 Trp. · 2 Trb. · Tb. · Castor & Pollux · Bowls (2) · Snare drum · Bass drum · Spoils of War · Diamond Marimba · Boo (2) · Marimba eroica (2) · Bass Marimba (2) · Chromelodeon I / II · St Bass · Crychord · Adapted guitar · String bass
page number: 28
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