composer

Leeuw, Ton de

Ton de Leeuw was born on November 16, 1926 in Rotterdam. He died on May 31, 1996 in Paris (France). In 1949, after some years of composition lessons with Henk Badings, ...

related works

A cette heure du jour : for mixed choir a cappella, 1991-1992 / Ton de Leeuw

Genre: Vocal music
Subgenre: Mixed choir
Instruments: GK8

Trio agitato : hoorn (F), trombone, tuba / Rob du Bois

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Brass Ensemble (2-8 players)
Instruments: h trb tb

Dopo il Discorso : for brassquintet, 1994 / Jurriaan Andriessen

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Brass Ensemble (2-8 players)
Instruments: h 2trp 2trb

Aere festivo : 3 trompetten, 2 trombones, 1965 / Hans Henkemans

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Brass Ensemble (2-8 players)
Instruments: 3trp 2trb

 

composition

Canzone : per 4 corni, 3 trombe e 3 tromboni, (1973-'74) / Ton de Leeuw

Publisher: Amsterdam: Donemus, cop. 1974
Publisher's number: 01782
Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Brass Ensemble (2-8 players)
Instruments: 4h 3trp 3trb
Remarks: In opdracht van de NCRV. - Tijdsduur: ca. 13'
Duration: 13'00"
Number of players: 10
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Program note (English): The players sit in a specific spatial location with respect to each other. It is important thereby that the angles and lines that are formed are relative to the size of the performance space. This set up is definitive for a number of musical givens. There are contrasting groups which are formed, and dialogues between the players. Rare styles of playing are present in the brass; very mobile, ornamental motives, which one would expect in the woodwinds, but also neatly, prescribed micro-intervals. The title Canzone suggests - as in the Renaissance - a somewhat free instrumental form. The six parts differing in length flow into each other and are not meant as independent movements. - TON DE LEEUW

Buy
If you are going to perform this composition, you can enter your concert information here. We will publish this information at the Donemus Facebook page and in the Donemus Concert Agenda.
You can buy the parts or other related products on-line. If you choose a downloadable product you will receive the product in digital form. In all other cases the product is sent to you physically. Please note that you require a copy of this product for every user.
Product Description Price/piece Count
Score Download to Newzik (A3), 34 pages EUR 23.27
Download as PDF (A3), 34 pages EUR 27.93
Hardcopy, normal size (A3), 34 pages EUR 46.55
Hardcopy, study size (A4), 34 pages EUR 31.70