Masson Askell Melodie Va26

Áskell Másson

Melodie

for viola and marimba

Level: intermediate
Duration: 8'

VA26
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A quasi romantic melody

The work begins on a tonal introduction with broken chords after which a quasi romantic melody evolves, suggesting reveries. A chromatic contrapuntal section follows, which shows different acoustical elements of the two instruments and their combination. The work then finds it´s way to it´s initial tenderness.

Composed
2005
Genre
contemporary
Published
2007
Publisher
Editions Bim
Áskell Másson

Áskell Másson (*1953)

Played by the best orchestras, ensembles and soloists, his music reflects a powerful sense of drama. The variety of rhythms and sounds, the combination of lyrical and percussive moments, give to his compositions a unique intensity. Áskell Másson (b. 21. November 1953) is amongst Iceland´s leading composers. With a varied background as a... Read more