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Bunch of fives : for wind, strings, piano and percussion

by Jennifer O'Connor (2000)

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Work Overview

The piece consists of 11 sections based around a note either an augmented or a diminished 5th apart. Section A is centred around B flat, which is then followed by sections centred around E - A flat - D - G flat, until the note F is reached (a perfect 5th from B flat). Section G continues around the note C sharp that is then followed by sections centered around G - D sharp - A, at which point the piece returns to centre around the note B flat. Rhythmic organisation occurring within most sections consists of notes held for 1 semiquaver, 2 semiquavers, 3 semiquavers and 4 semiquavers either in this configuration or partly, which then reverses back (2-3-4-3-2 etc.)

Work Details

Year: 2000

Instrumentation: Flute, B flat clarinet, pianoforte, vibraphone, marimba, bongos, tom toms (4), tenor drum, snare drum, bass drum, crotales, gong, violin, viola, double bass.

Duration: 12 min.

Difficulty: Advanced — Piano part difficult

First performance: by Lindsay Vickery, axis 21 — Tura New Music Festival 2001, Perth March 31 - April 8, PICA


Performances of this work

Unknown date: Tura New Music Festival 2001, Perth March 31 - April 8, PICA. Featuring Lindsay Vickery, axis 21.

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