Forbes Michael The Grumpy Troll Tu183

Michael Forbes

The Grumpy Troll

for tuba solo

Level: advanced
Duration: 6'

The Grumpy Troll The Grumpy Troll

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An entertaining and accessible way

It comes about from the composer's musings about how a Norwegian troll would act and sound like, especially if particularly disturbed. This work was meant to be a tour-de-force of technique and musical expression for the advanced tubist as well as a vehicle to demonstrate more contemporary sounds and styles to audiences in an entertaining and accessible way.

Instrumentation
tuba solo (Eb or F)
Composed
2013
Genre
contemporary
Published
2014
Publisher
Editions Bim
Michael Forbes

Michael Forbes (*1973)

Michael Forbes (born 1973 in Morgantown, West Virginia, USA), studied first with Mark Lusk and Marty Erickson (Bachelor’s Degree at Penn State University), then with tubist and composer, John Stevens (Master degree from the University of Wisconsin) and finally with world renowned tubist, Toby Hanks (Doctor’s Degree from the University of Maryland).... Read more