Tangram, for mixed ensemble (2019)

Instrumentation | Flute, Alto Saxophone (or Bass Clarinet in Bb), Piano, Violin, Violoncello.

Duration | 10 minutes.

Premiere | L'Auditori de Barcelona | 29th of May 2021 | Barcelona Modern Ensemble: Joan Pons (flute), Nacho Gascón (Saxophone), Takao Hyakutome (Violin), Beatriz Andrés (Cello), David Casanova (Piano), Xavier Pagès-Corella (conductor).

Comments | This work is an exploration of the relationship that can be established between a geometrical and a musical structure. The starting point have been the seven pieces of the century-old puzzle of Chinese origin called Tangram, which geometrical proportions and fractal nature have been taken as the basis for most of its music material and form. It was commissioned by the Barcelona Modern Ensemble to whom it is dedicated.

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Scores | Influx Sheet Music (Edició en PDF).

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