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of magic and realism (duos: recorder, percussion)

by Daniel Rojas (2017)

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Performance by Duo Blockstix from the CD Duo Blockstix.

Duo Blockstix.


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Duo Blockstix. : works for percussion and recorder

Library shelf no. CD 2855 [Not for loan]

Work Overview

A piece for recorder (bass and tenor) and marimba that is primarily concerned with the idea of motifs, melodic contour, rhythm and phrasing. The title suggests the liminal state of what is real and that which is imagined. This piece was recorded by Duo Bockstix, Move Records, MCD561.

Work Details

Year: 2017

Instrumentation: Recorder (bass and tenor), marimba.

Duration: 7 min.

Difficulty: Advanced

Commission note: Commissioned by Duo Blockstix.

First performance: by Duo Blockstix at Duo Blockstix (Wesley Music Centre) on 15 Jun 2017

The composer notes the following styles, genres, influences, etc associated with this work:
Latin American music, minimalism, syncopation, dance. Influenced by Ross Edwards, Matthew Hindson, Elena Kats-Chernin.

Performances of this work

17 Jun 2017: at Duo Blockstix (Sydney Opera House - Utzon Room). Featuring Duo Blockstix.

15 Jun 2017: at Duo Blockstix (Wesley Music Centre). Featuring Duo Blockstix.

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