TB83 Score and parts
Jean-François Michel (*1957)
Jean-François Michel, born in Switzerland in 1957 into a family of musicians, studied from 1965 to 1976 at the Fribourg Conservatoire in (Switzerland). In 1975 he was awarded the Bronze Medal at the International Music Competition in Geneva and, a year later, he was appointed Principal Trumpet of the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra (Germany) where he remained until 1986 when he was appointed...
About Choral et Toccata
Haunting polyphony of the Renaissance
The Chorale (lento espressivo) is reminiscent of the subtle and haunting polyphony of the Renaissance in which sombre phrases slowly overlap and are heard in a perspective of infinity. The fast and spectacular Toccata is a course of gripping rhythmical, technical and musical virtuosity.
- 5 tenor trombones and bass trombone
- Editions Bim
- I. Choral (3')
II. Toccata (3')