composer

Top, Edward

The music of composer Edward Top is characterized by extreme contrasts. Rather than being an abstract and independent medium existing outside the human experience, music has the power to induce ...

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Family Songs : for soprano and chamber orchestra / Edward Top; text Martinus Nijhoff, Hanny Michaelis, Edward Top

Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Voice and large ensemble
Instruments: fl ob cl cl-b fg h perc hp str

Frag' es : für hohe Stimme und 10 Akkordeons, 1983 / Robert Nasveld

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Subgenre: Voice and instrument(s)
Instruments: high 10acc

Mourning songs : 7 songs about death for mezzo-soprano and small ensemble, 1998 / on Ancient Greek texts, translated by Konstantinos Lardas, Joep Straesser

Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Voice and instrument(s)
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Twee oren om te horen twee ogen om te zien : 8 liederen op tekst van Paul van Ostaijen, versie voor sopraan, klarinet en piano, 1970-1990 / Alex Manassen

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Subgenre: Voice and instrument(s)
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composition

Lied der Schwermuth : for string quartet and bass-baritone, 2003 / text: Friedrich Nietzsche, Edward Top

Publisher: Amsterdam: Muziek Centrum Nederland, [2009]
Publisher's number: 10877
Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Voice and instrument(s)
Instruments: voice 2vl vla vc
Remarks: In opdracht van het Doelenensemble. - Met financiële steun van het Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst. - Met voorw. in het Nederlands. - Duitse, Nederlandse en Engelse tekst c.q. vert. van delen uit 'Also sprach Zarathustra.' - Cop. Donemus, 2004. - Tijdsduur: ca. 22'
Duration: 22'00"
Number of players: 5
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Other authors:
Nietzsche, Friedrich (librettist)
Contains:
Het Oer-ene
Uit de geest van de muziek
... (Largo mysterioso-Andante con moto-Recitativo)
Ghosts of the violently dead (Spirituoso)
You can give a voice to the silence of suffering, my silence (Voilé)
De tranen van Oidipous
Das Lied der Schwermuth (Lagro mysterioso-Andante con moto)
Molto brutale
To eagles like (Dolce mysterioso)
Adlerhaft, Pantherhaft sind deine Sehnsüchte unter tausend Larven
... (Molto energico e molto ritmico)

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