Login

Enter your username and password

Forgotten your username or password?

Your Shopping Cart

There are no items in your shopping cart.

Work

Bomb (dramatic music)

by Paul Cutlan (2002)

Bomb ; Triumph of justice

Non-Commercial

This item is not commercially available from the Australian Music Centre. We regret that we cannot offer it for sale.

CD

Bomb ; Triumph of justice / Paul Cutlan.

Library shelf no. CD 1581 [Available for loan]

Bomb

$11.86

Add to cart

Score

Bomb / words by Gregory Corso ; music by Paul Cutlan.

Library shelf no. 782.14/CUT 1 [Available for loan]

Work Overview

'Birth of the Cool' is a cabaret work for actor and jazz trio. 'Bomb' is one piece from the show which piants a picture of lives and times of the Beat Generation of American poets in the 1940s/'50s: Kerouak, Ginsberg, Burroughs and others. The actor relates the narrative which includes examples of the poetry, against the backdrop of the bebop-style score. Naturally the music is written with improvising jazz musicians in mind

Work Details

Year: 2002

Instrumentation: Reciter, tenor saxophone, double bass, drum kit.

Duration: 4 min.

Difficulty: Advanced

Commission note: Commissioned by Ideas Australia, for 'Birth of the Cool', for the Sydney Festival 2003

First performance: 8 Jan 03. Riverside Theatres, Parramatta, Sydney

Subjects

  • In the form/style of: Jazz

Performances of this work

8 Jan 03: Riverside Theatres, Parramatta, Sydney

User reviews

Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this work.

To post a comment please login.