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Version 2 or NY version

Martin Smolka

Year

1993/95


Duration

11'


Instrumentation

tenor saxophone, trumpet, trombone, percussion (2), prepared piano, electric guitar, violoncello, double bass (each player plays also various additional percussion-, toy-, and non-instruments)


Genre

Guitar in the Ensemble


Premiere

New York, Alice Tully Hall (Bang on a Can Marathon), 21 May 1995: Ensemble Agon, Petr Kofron (cond.)


Publisher

Czech Music Information Centre


Comment

The earlier version of this piece, which was without electric guit, was commissioned by Muiskbiennale Berlin. - Martin Smolka -


Source

composer homepage; Czech MIC website; Smolka correspondence;