About Water

Mark-Anthony Turnage (1960)

About Water 2006

2(II=picc,afl).1(=corA).2(II=bcl).1(=dbn)-2.1(=flugelhorn).1.0-perc(2):vib/Japanese temple bells/tuned gongs/2cowbells(Latin)/crot/wdbl/claves/2tamb(med,lg)/2bongos/log drum(lg)/conga/2tom-t/BD(lg)-pft(=cel)-harp-2.1.1.1.0
Duration 
35
Language 
Commissioner 
Publisher 
Performances 
15.6.07 Queen Elizabeth Hall, London: Barb Jungr, voice / Lore Lixenberg/Melanie Marshall/Mike Henry/Keel Watson/John Patitucci/Gwilym Simcock/Martin Ro/London Sinfonietta/Stefan Asbury
2
Flute
2nd doubling piccolo & alto flute
1
Oboe
doubling cor anglais
2
Clarinet
2nd doubling bass clarinet
1
Bassoon
doubling contrabassoon
2
Horn
1
Trumpet
doubling flugel horn
1
Trombone
2
Percussion
vibraphone, Japanese temple blocks, tuned gongs, 2 cowbells (Latin), crotales, woodblock, claves, 2 tambourine (medium and large), 2 bongos, log drum (large), conga, 2 tom-toms, bass drum (large)
1
Violin
1
Violin II
1
Viola
1
Cello
1
Double bass
1
Harp
1
Piano
doubling celesta
5
Other
2 soprano saxes (1st doubling bass clarinet, 2nd doubling bass clarinet and tenor sax), piano, cello (doubling electric cello), double bass
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