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Postby kathott » Sat Aug 12, 2017 11:57 am

Greetings composers/performers. My modern music ensemble is playing a concert in two weeks. I would like to fill a couple of holes on the programme with some duos: I am looking for the avant garde / third stream / graphic notation / atonal / theatre elements / semi improvised. No student level pieces please. Something hard, but not too hard!......

1) for clarinet & tuba
2) for viola & tuba

Because of the time line, I need music that could be sent electronically - relatively straight ahead pieces not requiring hours of shedding or laborious rehearsing. Ideally, works of which you are familiar, or perhaps have seen listed somewhere. Thank you all. K.
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Re: composers: modern duos?

Postby imperialbari » Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:30 pm

If you don’t have time for a rewrite, the viola & tuba duet could be an alternative reading of Koetsier’s Unterkagner Ländler.

The violist reads the violin art as if playing on a violin. The tubist reads the tuba part as if played on an F tuba, but plays it on a BBb tuba. Takes both parts down a perfect fifth.

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Re: composers: modern duos?

Postby LowBrassNYC » Sun Aug 13, 2017 3:40 am

The Feldman 'Durations III' for piano, violin, and tuba might be a good option for you. Granted it's a trio.
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