as he seemed to appear to the beast in the distance … (activities for percussionist)

as he seemed to appear to the beast in the distance … (activities for percussionist)

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Instrumentation
3 to 5 timpani ; 5 clay flowerpots; 6 chimes/tubular bells; large gong; addl percussion instrument of player's choice; various mallets/brushes
Alternate Title
“… as he seemed to appear to the beast in the distance …” (activities for percussionist)
Year Authored (or revised)
Duration (min)
15
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Description

This "micro-opera" for solo percussionist was developed from  an improvisatory percussion cadenza which divided Parts II & III of the composer's 1973 choral work ERODOS.

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First Perfomance
1990 - David Yoken, percussionist; Oulu National University, Finland
Recording

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Text Language - Non English

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Text Source/Author
“Who Comes?” / “Who asks?” by the composer; some pantomime and an improvised “play-by-play” verbal description of an improvised event-section by the performer.
Ensemble Type
solo instrumental (non-keyboard)
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Instrument
Percussion

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$29.95 two score set for performance (one letter size, one oversize, card stock)
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