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Songs of death & guitars

Sheet Music: Performance Parts

Songs of death & guitars : for soprano, cello & guitar / Michael Knopf.

by Michael Knopf (2005)

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  • Instrumentation: Soprano, cello, guitar.


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Songs of Death & Guitars are Flamenco pieces in character if not in form.
The theme of the ultimate truth of death is a feature of this music which arose from the oppression of Spanish gypsies in Andalusia. The three voices of soprano, cello and guitar all aim to explore the ironic beauty that is the chiascuro-like reality of living and dying; but which is light and which is dark?
This is a demanding work for ensemble which uses contemporary and flamenco music practices.

Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 set of 3 performance parts (24p. -- A4 (portrait))

Difficulty: Advanced

Duration: 11 min.

Contents note:

1. Barrio de Cordoba, topico nocturno (= Barrio of Cordoba, typical nocturne) -- 2. Cuando yo me muera (= When I die) -- 3. El Silencio (= The silence) -- 4. El Grito (= The cry).

Text taken from various poems by Federico Garcia Lorca

Typeset edition.

ISMN: M-67300-649-2

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