Sheet Music: Score & Part(s)
Tambourin : Movement IV, from 'Gouttes d’un Sang Etranger', version for B flat clarinet and violoncello / Felicity Wilcox.
by Felicity Wilcox (2014)
This is a recomposition from the Suitte d'un Gout Etranger, composed by Marin Marais in 1717. It builds on his earlier work significantly and transforms his lively rhythmic dance-like tune for solo bass viol into a yearning, slow duet.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score 4p. -- A4 (portrait)) and 1 part (4p. -- A4 (portrait))
Difficulty: Medium — Filigree and Baroque gestures in the clarinet part, with one microtone. Double stops and sustained drones in cello part.
Duration: 4 mins
As this work involves two instruments and free timing, the part comprises both instruments and differs only from the score in its transposition for Bb clarinet.
The composer notes the following styles, genres, influences, etc associated with this work:
Baroque, early music, recomposition.
The version was scored for Cello and Bb Clarinet on the occasion of the composer's inaugural 100clickWest Salon concert, for Jason Noble and Freya Schack-Arnott.
The version for cello and Bb clarinet has been transposed to D minor from the original E minor for ease of performance on the cello.
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- Duos: String, woodwind
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