Le Tourbillon : from 'Gouttes d'un Sang Etranger', version for tenor saxophone and viola da gamba
by Felicity Wilcox (2014)
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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.
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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