Modernsky Music

(1981)

by Jonathan Harvey

Description
chamber ensemble of 4 players
Duration
6
Genres
Mixed Chamber Ensemble
Instrumentation
oboe, cor anglais, bassoon and harpsichord
Commission
Commissioned by the Scunthorpe Music Club
First Performance
18.9.81, Scunthorpe Music Club: Sheba Sound
Availability
Study score (fp) 55557 8 and parts (fp) 55558 6 on sale
Programme Notes
This is a parody of Stravinsky's parody of classical styles. Schoenberg's mockingly scornful parody of Stravinsky as "Der Kleiner Modernsky" serves as a paradoxical title.

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