Stevens  John  Liberation Of  Sisyphus  Tu9

John Stevens

Liberation of Sisyphus

for tuba solo, 4 euphonium, 4 tubas

Level: advanced
Duration: 11'

Liberation Of Sisyphus Liberation Of Sisyphus

TU9a - Piano reduction (solo part included)
TU9b/c - Score and parts

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Virtuoso work for solo tuba

Mythology tells us that Sisyphus was condemned by Zeus to spend all eternity pushing a heavy stone up a hill. His hypothetical “liberation” is depicted in this virtuoso work for solo tuba and eight-part tuba/euphonium ensemble. 

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John Stevens

John Stevens (*1951)

John Stevens was born in Buffalo, New York (USA) in 1951. He holds degrees in Music Performance (tuba) from the Eastman School of Music (1973) and Yale University (1975). For many years John Stevens was a free-lance performer in New York City. From 1981 to 1985 he was on the faculty of the University of Miami (FL) School of Music. From 1985 to 2014... Read more