composer

Faegre, Brendan

The music of Brendan Faegre (b. 1985, USA) unites the traditions within which he was formed: jazz and rock drumming, Hindustani classical, and contemporary concert music. Faegre's music has been performed around the ...

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Lys-slått : for baroque violin / Brendan Faegre

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Violin
Instruments: vln

Kleine suite : (vocalises), voor sopraan en piano, opus 47, 1952 / Marius Flothuis

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Voice and piano; Oboe and keyboard instrument; Clarinet and keyboard instrument; Saxophone and keyboard instrument; Trumpet and keyboard instrument
Instruments: sopr/ob/cl/sax-s/trp pf

Op avontuur : voor tenorsaxofoon en piano, 1988 / Henk Alkema

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Saxophone and keyboard instrument
Instruments: sax-t pf

Hush : voor altsaxofoon en piano, 1991 / Paul Bruinen

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Saxophone and keyboard instrument
Instruments: sax-a pf

 

composition

Effusion : for soprano saxophone and piano / Brendan Faegre

Publisher's number: 15383
Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Saxophone and keyboard instrument
Instruments: sax-s pf
Duration: 11'00"
Number of players: 2
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Effusion began as an attempt to acoustically produce the indistinguishable mixture (fusion) of flute and piano timbres: flutter-tongue flute blends with a sizzle chain on the piano strings; muted piano echoes slap-tongue flute; air blown through the flute blurs into brushing of the low-register piano strings. Within this restricted set of possible sounds for the instruments, I then allowed myself to pour forth musical expression (effusion) and to develop the ideas which emerged. The musical parameters less affected by timbre—rhythm, phrasing, form—became the primary vehicles for expression.

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