Meccanica della solitudine (2018)
For Baritone saxophone soloist, percussionist co-soloist, ensemble, electronics and stage lighting.
Commission of Proxima Centauri awarded of the contribution by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication (ex Commande d'Etat). In collaboration with Proxima Centauri and Hanatsu miroir. World Premier in Strasbourg on the 16/11/2018. Recorded in Bordeaux on the 23/11/2018. Marie Bernadette Charrier, baritone Saxophone. Olivier Maurel, percussion co-soliste.
Instrumental setup: sax baritone., Percussion 1, C Flute (doubling Bass Flute), Contrabass. Flute, Clarinet (doubling Contrabass Clarinet), Percussion 2, Piano, Sampler.
Percussion 1: Marimba, 1 Cymbal, China Chimes, 5 Wood-blocks, Hurgy toy;
Percussion2: Vibraphone, 2 Cymbals, 1 wood-blocks tuned on F#, 1 small Tamtam, 1 Thundersheet.
The piece requires a soprano Hurgy Toy and a mechanic bow.
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