The Phoenix : violin caprice
by Chloe Charody (2012)
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'The Phoenix' follows the tale of the famous mythological Firebird whom every 1000 years ignites itself, fiercely burning itself and it's nest. From the ashes arises a new Phoenix, a symbol of strength, power and immortality.
Duration: 5 min.
Written for: Sonja Schebeck
First performance: by Sonja Schebeck — 14 May 12. The Musikverein, Vienna, Austria
This work is Movt II (Caprice) from 'Concerto for violin, fire and orchestra'
The composer notes the following influences on this work:
Prokofiev, Stravinsky, Ravel, Shostakovich
Performances of this work
14 May 12: The Musikverein, Vienna, Austria. Featuring Sonja Schebeck.
1 Mar 11: part of The Carnival's season, London's West End
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