dioscuri

(2013) 

 

for large ensemble

fl / ob / cl (doubling b.cl) / bsn / tpt / tbn / perc / hp / str (1.1.1.1.1)

10'

 

Written as part of the inaugural Composer Residency Programme with the National Youth Orchestra of Wales, in partnership with National Youth Arts Wales.

First Performance

Members of the National Youth Orchestra of Wales – Enlli Parri (Flute); Myfanwy Price (Oboe); Joss Smith (Clarinet); Matthew Petrie (Bassoon); Christopher Bowman (Trumpet); Rhiannon Symmonds (Trombone); Alun McNeil Watson (Percussion); Rhiain Dyer (Harp); Bethan Allmand (Violin i); Heidi Forde (Violin ii); Hannah Gray (Viola); Carwyn Jones (Cello); Daniel Evans (Double Bass); Mark Bowden (cond.) in Summer 2013 as part of the National Youth Orchestra of Wales Concert Tour.

other version

dioscuri [version #2] for large ensemble; reorchestrated in 2014