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Man, Roderik de

Roderik de Man was born in Bandung, Indonesia, on May 23 1941. Education: Roderik studied percussion with Frans van der Kraan and Theory of Music at the Royal Coservatory in The ...

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Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players); Clarinet and keyboard instrument; Electronics with different instruments; Mixed ensemble (2-11 players) with electronics
Instruments: cl-b cemb tape / 2cl-b 4cemb

Sarabande du roi : (opus 46), piano solo, 1950 (herzien 1979) / Wolfgang Wijdeveld

Genre: Chamber music
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Balletto grottesco : per due pianoforti = für 2 Klaviere zu 4 Händen / Henk Badings

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Piano
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Auxochromes : for piano and CD, 2001 / Roderik de Man

Publisher: Amsterdam: Donemus, cop. 2001
Publisher's number: 10363
Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Piano; Electronics with different instruments; Piano with electronics
Instruments: pf CD
Remarks: In opdracht van het Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst. - Opgedragen aan René Eckhardt. - Tijdsduur: 9'25''
Duration: 9'00"
Number of players: 1
Year of composition: 2001
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Program note (English): Auxochrome means, according to the Encyclopaedia Britanica: - a group of atoms and electrons forming part of an organic molecule and modifying the absorbtion of light by an adjacent chromophore so as to intensify and after the colour of the substance; - a combination of an auxochrome with a chromophore creates an electron system that absorbs a greater amount of light than the chromophore alone, and the light is of a longer wavelenght. As a result, the colour is more intense and has a deeper shade. The title refers to the role of the tape part (on CD) in respect to the live performance, whereby the electronic part extends and enhances the instrumental sounds. Both parts should merge into one instrument. - RODERIK DE MAN

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