Piedras - Francisco Coll

PIEDRAS (2009/10)

 

Chamber orchestra/large ensemble.

 

Duration (mins): 15

 

Commissioned by Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, Gustavo Dudamel, Music Director.
 
The world premiere was given at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, LA, USA: LA Phil New Music Group/Thomas Adès.

 

INSTRUMENTATION

 

1.1.1(=bcl).1(=cbsn) – 1110 – perc(2): BD/cast/flexatone/glass bottle/glsp/guiro/mortero/roto-t/small can/snare drum/sticks/susp_cym/tamb/tin drum/vib/wood/BD/pedal BD/coconut shell/conga/c.bell/frying pan/glass bottle/hi-hat/maraca/4 unpitched metal bars/small can/snare drum/stones/susp_cym(crash)/susp_cym(dark)/susp_cym(splash)/tgl/wood drum/piece of wood – harp – pno – strings (2111)

 

DEDICATION:  for Richard and Thomas

 

PROGRAMME NOTES

 

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PAST PERFORMANCES

 

5.4.11

Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA

LA Phil New Music Group/Thomas Adès
 

5.11.11

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

London Sinfonietta/Martyn Brabbins
 

21.1.12

Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

London Sinfonietta/Martyn Brabbins
 
9.12.12

Alfons del Magnànim Hall, Museo de La Beneficencia, Valencia

Pablo Rus/Grup Mix Tour
 
18.10.13

New Music Festival Arena, Latvia

Sinfonietta Rïga/Normunds Šnē

 
 
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