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Akrostichon-Wortspiel = Acrostic-wordplay : seven scenes from fairy-tales for soprano and ensemble / Unsuk Chin.

Composer:
Chin, Unsuk, 1961- [Browse]
Format:
Musical score
Published/​Created:
London : Boosey & Hawkes, ©1996.
Description:
  • Full score.
  • 1 score (64 pages) ; 31 cm
Notes:
  • For soprano, with flute (piccolo, alto flute), oboe, clarinet (bass clarinet), mandolin, harp, piano, percussion (1 player), violin, viola, and double bass.
  • Reproduced from holograph.
  • Duration: 15:00.
  • Bibliographical note, composer's notes, and performance instructions in English, German, and French preceding score.
Language(s):
Phonetics as text; "consists of seven scenes from the fairy-tales The endless story by Michael Ende and Alice through the looking glass by Lewis Carroll. The selected texts have been worked upon in different ways; sometimes the consonants and vowels have been randomly joined together, at other times the words have been read backwards so that only the symbolic meaning remains"--Composer's note.
Contents:
Versteckspiel = Hide and seek -- Das Rätsel von den drei magischen Toren = The puzzle of the three magic gates -- Die Spiegelregel : sträwkcür tieZ = The rules of the game : sdarwkcab emiT -- Domifare S -- Das Beliebigkeitsspiel = The game of chance -- Aus der alten Zeit = From the old time.
Subject(s):
Songs (High voice) with instrumental ensembleScores [Browse]
Other title(s):
Acrostic-wordplay
Publisher no.:
10372
LCCN:
2001542276
OCLC:
39035654
International Standard Music Number:
  • M060103728
Other views:
Staff view