Vox Balaenae (Voice of the Whale), is a work for electric flute, cello and amplified piano by the American avant-garde composer George Crumb. George Henry Crumb or George Henry Jr. Crumb (born October 24, ) is an American Examples include seagull effect for the cello (e.g. Vox Balaenae), metallic vibrato for the piano (e.g. Five Pieces for enter the stage during the piece, and has also used unusual layouts of musical notation in a number of his scores. Get this from a library! Vox balaenae: for three masked players. [George Crumb].

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This site uses cookies. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Crumb is also a developer of extended instrumental and vocal technique. Quarter tones, quarter tone trills, crub quarter tone trills while glissandoing are all used in this piece. It was written in June, in Media, Pennsylvania.

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Don’t have an account? The portamento effect a very short glissando immediately preceding a note is always specifically indicated by the score. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. Genre Chamber Music Classical. Works By George Scoe.


Your video is in XX format and is playable on most pre-installed video players. If you have any suggestions or comments on the guidelines, please email us. Crumb is a genius in my book. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. All submitted reviews become the licensed property of Sheet Music Plus and are subject to all laws pertaining thereto. Flute harmonics of the 3 rd and 4 th partials are utilized in this piece, and both the fundamental, or fingered pitch, and the sounding pitch are notated in the score.

Black Angels is another piece bakaenae displays Crumb’s interest in exploring a wide range of timbres. Players must also sing and whistle, which are notated at actual pitch.

Vox Balaenae For 3 Masked Players

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Subjects Trios Piano, flute, cello — Scores. You may also enter a personal message. We’ll instantly send an email containing product info and a link to it. The amplification should be adjusted so that the forte passages are quite powerful in effect, but without distortion, and the level of amplification should not be adjusted during the performance.

In the s and s, Crumb’s music filled a niche for more sophisticated though still conservative concertgoers. You can also download at any time in your Digital Library. After graduating, Crumb landed a gig and taught scroe at the University of Colorado and then later the University of Pennsylvania, where he remained for over 30 years; retiring in the last decade.

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George Crumb – Vox Balaenae For 3 Masked Players

George Crumb Find more information about: It teachs you that playing the flute is harder Imprint from stamp on page 1. During the s Crumb’s musical output was less prolific, but since Crumb has written several works subtitled American Songbook. Advanced Search Find a Library. Trios Piano, flute, cello — Scores.

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