Tilting

(2005)

by Tansy Davies

Description
orchestra
Duration
7
Genres
Full Orchestra
Instrumentation
picc.2.3(III=ca).3(III=bcl).2.cbsn - 4.2.3.1 - perc(3): 3 cowbells/3 log drums/large metal dustbin/tin can/large BD/hi-hat/susp.cym/splash.cym/siz.cym/vib/tam-t - harp - cel - strings
Commission
Commissioned by the London Symphony Orchestra
First Performance
14.6.05, Barbican Hall, London, UK: London Symphony Orchestra/Christophe Mangou
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'Tilting' reviews

'…in a sense, the orchestra was the building; and there was Davies staring up at it, creating a giddy musical architecture from superimposed layers, hiccupping rhythms, melodic flute fragments, distorted echoes of troubadour songs - everything glinting in sharp, bright shapes and colours… Most exhilarating.' Read more

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