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Le Tourbillon : from 'Gouttes d'un Sang Etranger', version for tenor saxophone and viola da gamba

by Felicity Wilcox (2014)

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Performance by Jason Noble, Daniel Yeadon from the CD Uncovered Ground

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Uncovered Ground : Collected Chamber Works / Felicity Wilcox.

Library shelf no. CD 3201 [Not for loan]

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Work Overview

This is a recomposition from the Suitte d'un Gout Etranger, composed by Marin Marais in 1717. It builds on his earlier work significantly, by borrowing phrases from it and transforming them with 21st c. techniques. This fragment stands alone as an individual piece or as a movement within the long-form work Gouttes d'un Sang Etranger.

Work Details

Year: 2014

Instrumentation: Tenor saxophone, viola da gamba. (optional pre-recorded sound). (Or clarinet and Baroque cello).

Duration: 3 min.

Difficulty: Advanced — extended techniques, microtones, fast runs, multi phonics

The composer notes the following styles, genres, influences, etc associated with this work:
Marin Marais, Baroque, early music, recomposition

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