Après avoir contemplé la lune : orchestra
by Sophie Lacaze (2011)
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Library shelf no. CD 2464 [Available for loan]
Après avoir contemplé la lune for orchestra was commissioned by RadioFrance for France Musique radio station"Alla breve" and composed in 2011.
The work, in 5 movements, is inspired by 5 different paintings (Max Ernst, Guy Bompais, Dennis Nona, René Magritte and Vincent Van Gogh) and a haiku by Yamaguchi Sodô: " having contemplated the moon / my shadow went home / with me".
Instrumentation: Orchestra (2 2 2 2 / 2 2 2 2 / 1 2, harp, 12 or 14 strings)
Duration: 11 min.
Commission note: Commissionned by RadioFrance (Paris) for the Orchestre Philarmonique de RadioFrance
Recording for broadcasting on France Musique Radio Station planned in November 2012 by the Orchestre Philarmonique de RadioFrance, conductor Pierre-André Valade.
- Inspired by: Visual arts works
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