MCX80 Score and parts
Caroline Charrière (1960-2018)
Born 1960 in Fribourg (Switzerland), Caroline Charrière has accomplished flute studies at the Lausanne Conservatory (with Pierre Wavre) and completed them with Aurèle Nicolet and at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester (GB). During the same time, she studied orchestration and composition with the Swiss composer Jean Balissat and conducting (Lausanne Conservatory, Hervé Klopfenstein)....
Different states and aspects of fire
In this piece I have inserted a few notes from an icelandic song and inspired me from the different states and aspects of fire:
Small soft flame, nascent fire, smouldering under the ashes, will-o'-the-wisp, heat, destructive fire, danger, agitation, torments, purifying fire, love, ashes, rebirth and joy.
- percussions: paper sheet, snare drum, bass drum and crotales (with bow)
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