CONSTRUCTION

Richard Barrett

Year

2003-2011


Duration

120'


Instrumentation

soprano, alto, baritone - piccolo (=bass flute, alto flute), tenor recorder (=bass recorder, soprano recorder, sopranino recorder), oboe (=cor anglais), tenor saxophone (=alto saxophone, double bass clarinet, clarinet in A, bass clarinet), baritone saxophone (=double bass clarinet, A-clarinet, Bb-clarinet, Eb-clarinet, bass clarinet), bass saxophone (=alto saxophone, bass clarinet), bassoon, quartertone flugelhorn (=piccolo trumpet), alto trombone (=tenor-bass trombone), percussion, electric guitar (=electric lap steel guitar), baroque triple harp, violin, viola, violoncello, double bass - live electronics (laptop/keyboard), prerecorded electronics and spatial sound projection


Genre

Guitar in the Ensemble


Commission

City of Liverpool


Premiere

Huddersfield, United Kingdom, 20 November 2011: Elision Ensemble, Eugene Ughetti (cond.)


Source

composer homepage;