Alise

Mixed Trio | Flute, English Horn, Guitar | 2.5′

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Description

This piece was written in 3 hours, and performed later the same day as part of the Mad Dash Composers Project. The name Alise was ciphered into the musical material for the A section, and the music of bossa nova composers, such as Antonio Carlos Jobim, inspired the syncopated, rhythmic pulse that is contrasted with the smooth melody. In the B section, pairs of instruments play together to show someone deep in meditation, sending energy out to the world.

Audio:

The composer would like to thank Daphnē Gann (flute). Michael Gann (English Horn), Zak Zundel (Guitar) for their performance of Alise.

Score:

Perusal score available soon

Instrumentation:

Flute

English Horn or Clarinet

Guitar

 

Additional information

Format

Score and Parts, Score