an icicle of moon

Holt, Simon (2015) an icicle of moon. [Composition]

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Abstract

For orchestra. Duration: 6 minutes and 30 seconds. "The title 'an icicle of moon' is a phrase from the great poem of Garcia Lorca, Romance Somnámbulo: ‘Un carámbano de luna la sostiene sobre el agua’ (An icicle of moon suspends her above the water). Scored for a small, essentially classical orchestra, the piece lasts about 6½ minutes." © Simon Holt. Score dedicated "to Harry Birtwistle at 80."

Item Type: Composition
Additional Information: Premiered on the 31st of October, 2014, by the Bamberger Symphoniker, conducted by Karl-Heinz Steffens, at the Joseph-Keilberth-Saal, Bamberg.
Uncontrolled Keywords: contemporary, classical, composition, orchestra
Subjects: M Music and Books on Music > Music
Division: Composition
Depositing User: Andrew Chen
Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2017 22:51
Last Modified: 08 Jul 2017 22:51
URI: http://researchonline.rcm.ac.uk/id/eprint/185

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