neon

(2004)

by Tansy Davies

Description
Chamber ensemble of 7 players
Duration
10
Genres
Mixed Chamber Ensemble
Instrumentation
bcl(with amplification).ssax - perc(1): mar/trash metal/BD/pedal BD/hi-hat/jingles/SD/large log drum/bongos/wdbl/TD - electric keyboard - vln.vlc.db (all with amplification)
Commission

Written for the Composers Ensemble

First Performance
26.5.04: Dockyard Church, Chatham,UK: Composers Ensemble/Richard Baker
Availability

Score on sale 0-571-53821-5, parts for hire. Electronic sampler available here.

Programme Notes
neon consist of boxes. Each box contains a pattern or groove: some are bright and shiny, others dark and grimy. All of the boxes can be fitted together, the patterns are built to interlock with each other in numerous ways. This is just one way of putting the boxes together. Tansy Davies

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'neon' reviews

‘… a gloriously offbeat scherzo made from “distressed” materials. The Sunday Times (Paul Driver) 27 February 2005 Read more

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