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Tsoupaki, Calliope

Calliope Tsoupaki was born on May 27, 1963, in Piraeus (Greece). Education: Calliope Tsoupaki was educated at the Hellinicon Conservatory in Athens and took composition lessons with Yannis Ioanithis. Besides that, ...

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Thin Air : Version for orchestra / Calliope Tsoupaki

Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Instruments: 2fl 2ob 2cl 2fg 4h 2tpt 2trb tb str

Divertimento : klarinet, fagot, hoorn, viool, altviool, contrabas, opus 46, 1952 / Marius Flothuis

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Wind and string instrument(s)
Instruments: cl fg h vl vla cb

Chorus : (2001), for saxophone quintet and string quintet / Calliope Tsoupaki

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Wind and string instrument(s)
Instruments: 5sax 2vl 2vla vc

Suite Op. 25 : für zehn Bläser und Kontrabass, 1921/1923/1997 / Bearbeitet von Jan van Vlijmen, Arnold Schönberg

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-11 players); Wind and string instrument(s)
Instruments: 2222 2000 cb

 

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Eros and Psyche : = Eros kai Psuke, for wind octet and double bass, 1992 / Calliope Tsoupaki

Publisher: Amsterdam: Donemus, cop. 1992
Publisher's number: 08169
Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Wind and string instrument(s)
Instruments: ob ob-am 2cl 2fg 2h cb
Remarks: Voor hobo, oboe d'amore, 2 klarinetten, 2 hoorns, 2 fagotten en contrabas. - In opdracht van het Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst. - Tijdsduur: 12'
Duration: 12'00"
Number of players: 9
Year of composition: 1992
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Program note (English): The most abstract appearance of Eros in the Greek mythology is in his relation to the human sort (psyche). When he is away from her she is in toture and despair. When he is with her he brings her to life again. This everlasting duality in the Eros-Psyche complex is the only element in the piece which I consider to be an extended love song. - CALLIOPE TSOUPAKI

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