Dillie, for Tenor and Ensemble (2018)

Instrumentation | Tenor and Ensemble

Flute, Alto Saxophone in Eb, Violoncello, Piano.

Duration | 15 minutes.

Première | Foyer of the Gran Teatre del Liceu | 2nd of March of 2019 | Barcelona Modern Ensemble: Roger Padullés (tenor), Mònica Marí (violoncello), Joan Martí-Frasquier (saxophone), Joan Pons (flute), David Casanova (piano), Xavier Pagès-Corella, (conductor), Ramon Balcells (videoart).

Comments | Dillie is a short monodrama of operístico character for tenor and instrumental quartet. The action of the work is carried out in an interrogation room where a teenager confesses his crime. This is a dramatic case of sexual abuse in which the protagonist is brought to an extreme situation after his classmates record and share a video showing the abuses. An present-day, crude and tragic story, accompanied by a music of high voltage and deeply committed to his time.

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Scores | Influx Sheet Music (PDF Edition).

Video On-Line

| Live recording of the premiere.

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