Manuscripts/Mixed Material The angel of death

Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Agora Festival (Paris, France)
Ircam (Research Institute : France)
Reynolds, Roger
Subjects Computer Music
Electronic Music
Musical Sketches
Piano and Electronic Music
Piano with Chamber Orchestra
The angel of death
Contributor Names
Reynolds, Roger -- 1934- (creator)
IRCAM (Research institute : France) (funder)
Agora Festival (Paris, France)
Subject Headings
-  Piano with chamber orchestra
-  Piano and electronic music
-  Computer music
-  Electronic music
-  Musical sketches
-  Sketches for a musical composition for piano, chamber orchestra, and computer-processed sound by Roger Reynolds.
-  Title supplied by composer.
-  Cataloged from digital copy; original manuscript in the possession of the composer.
-  Commissioned by Ircam for the 2001 Agora Festival, Paris.
-  First performed: 7 June 2001, 2001 Agora Festival, Paris.
-  Duration: 34 min.
-  Leaf 1 is the first general sketch for the form of the chamber piano concerto: The angel of death. Leaf 2 is a more advanced plan for the overall form of The angel of death showing the placement of sections and their relative proportions. Leaf 3 is the first 6 and a half minutes of the fully developed plan for The angel of death. Leaf 4 is the "textural sketch" positing the nature and proportions of Theme 4 (of the work's five thematic elements.). Leaf 5 is the opening of the ensemble realization of the textural plan (shown in Leaf 4) for Theme 4 of The angel of death. Leaf 6 is the plan for the culminating computer segment (or "image" of The angel of death: S7.) (Content)
manuscript sketch
[6] leaves
Music Division, Library of Congress
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