composer

Top, Edward

Edward Top was born in Ommen, the Netherlands, in 1972. Top has lived and worked in London, Bangkok, and Rotterdam. He now lives in Vancouver, Canada. Top studied composition and ...

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Riff : for wind ensemble / Edward Top

Publisher's number: 13578
Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Wind ensemble (2-12 players)
Instruments: 2fl 2ob cl cl-b fg cfg 2h trp trb tb
Duration: 8'00"
Number of players: 13
Year of composition: 2014
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Riff is built on a chromatic theme in parallel fifths (‘power chords’) with a direct-ness and rawness of a heavy-metal riff. Similar to a theme-and-variations form, this theme goes through several metamorphoses. Towards the climactic end it returns in its original guise, as a recapitulation with additional dissonant stabs in a cubistic rhythm.

Edward Top, 2014

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