Music from afar
composer: Rodion Shchedrin
Premiere: November 9, 1996 München, Laetare-Kirche (D) · Markus Zahnhausen & Markus Bartholomé, Blockflöten
Instrumentation: 2 bass recorders
Publisher: Schott Music
Duration: 6' 0''
Year of composition: 1996
Edition: performance score
Series: Original Music for Recorder
11 Pages - Paperback/Soft Cover
Order number: OFB 183
Both movements explore the specific sonorities of the bass recorder. The first movement is predominantly lyrical, whereas the second is very rhythmic and dominated by percussive effects.