In Broken Images

Harrison Birtwistle (1934)

In Broken Images 2011-2012

2(I,II=picc).2.2(I=Ebcl,II=bcl).bcl(=dbcl).2(II=dbn)-0.3(III=picc.tpt).2.btrbn.0-perc(3):3xyl/15wdbl/12bongos/6tom-t/BD(sm)(or tom-t(lo)/3lion's roar(lo)/bamboo guiro/hi-hat/tamb/castanet machine-strings(3.0.3.3.0)
Duration 
20
Commissioner 
Publisher 
Performances 
5.9.11 MITO Settembre Musica, Milan, Italy: London Sinfonietta / David Atherton
6.9.11 Torino, Italy: London Sinfonietta / David Atherton
24.5.12 Queen Elizabeth Hall, London: London Sinfonietta / David Atherton
18.8.13 Lucerne, Switzerland: Ensemble intercontemporain / Nicholas Collon
5.1.14 Queen Elizabeth Hall, London: Royal Academy of Music / Geoffrey Patterson
2
Flute
both doubling piccolo
2
Oboe
2
3
Clarinet
1st doubling Eb clarinet, 2nd doubling bass clarinet, 3rd bass clarinet doubling contrabass clarinet
2
Bassoon
2nd doubling contrabassoon
3
Trumpet
3rd doubling piccolo trumpet
3
Trombone
3rd bass trombone
3
Percussion
3 xylophone, 15 woodblocks, 12 bongos, 6 tom-toms, bass drum (small) 3 lion's roar, bamboo guiro, hi-hat, tambourine, castanet machine
3
Violin
3
Viola
3
Cello
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