From The Bottom Of The Mirror, for Symphony Orchestra

Instrumentation | Symphony Orchestra

Piccolo, Flute 1., Flute 2., Oboe 1., Oboe 2., English Horn, Clarinet in Bb 1., Clarinet in Bb 2., Bass Clarinet in Bb, Bassoon 1., Bassoon 2., Contrabassoon, Horn in F 1., Horn in F 2., Horn in F 3., Horn in F 4., Trumpet in C 1., Trumpet in C 2., Trumpet in C 3., Trombone 1., Trombone 2., Trombone 3., Tuba, Timpani, Percussion 1., Percussion 2., Percussion 3., Harp, Violins 1., Violins 2., Violas, Violoncellos, Contrabasses

Duration | 12 minuts.

Première | Teatro Jofre (Ferrol, Galicia, Spain) | 4th of December of 2014 | Sinfónica de Galicia, Michal Nesterowicz (cond.)

Comments | This work is inspired by the optical effect that occurs when two mirrors are facing each other: at the right angle, the reflected image can be repeated infinitely, creating a visual precipice or tunnel effect. The structure of the work, as well as most of its melodic and rhythmic material, are based on this idea, from which I have tried to get the best musical results. In 2013, it was awarded at the X Andrés Gaos Composition Prize (A Coruña, Spain).

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Scores | Influx Sheet Music (PDF Edition).

Audio On-Line | Recording of the première by Radio Galega.

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