John McCabe: Le Poisson Magique

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Éditeur: Novello
Compositeur: John McCabe
Format: Partitions | Album Instrumental

Le Poisson Magique is a work by John McCabe for Organ. A full performance of the piece lasts around 6 minutes.

British composer and pianist John McCabe died in 2015. This work is an early one and published now for the first time. It dates from 1964, a rich year for his organ music also including the Johannes-Partita, Nocturne and Prelude. Le Poisson Magique is a meditation on the painting of the same name by Paul Klee and takes the form of a free passacaglia in two alternating tempi. A solid technique is required to tackle some of the more complex polyphonic passages but as ever the rewards with McCabe’s music are broad and deep. - Sunday by Sunday

Publié le: 12 août 2016
Longueur: 6'
Langue: Anglais
Numéro de catalogue: NOV166287
 
     
       

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