Michel Jean Francois Choral Et Toccata Tp334

Jean-François Michel

Choral et Toccata

for 6 trumpets

Level: intermediate / advanced
Duration: 5'20
Series
Collection Jean-François Michel
Swiss Composers Series

TP334 - Score and parts
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A perspective of infinity

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.

Instrumentation
5 trumpets and bass trumpet (or euphonium)
Composed
1999
Genre
contemporary
Published
2012
Movements
I. Choral (3')
II. Toccata (3')
Publisher
Editions Bim
Jean-François Michel

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... Read more