by Oliver Knussen

solo flute with glass chimes ad lib
First Performance
January 1970, Northwestern University: Marjorie Shansky

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Masks is on the one hand an attempt at exploring differentiated musical characters within a single-line medium, and on the other had a dramatic miniature enacted by the flautist.

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‘Masks is a dramatic, arresting and ingenious compostion in which the soloist’s positions and perambulations as well as his notes are indicated’. Read more

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