Charriere Caroline Suissitude Girometta V110 4

Caroline Charrière

Suissitude

4. Girometta

for mixed choir, clarinet and violin

Level: intermediate / advanced
Duration: 2'30
Series
Swiss Composers Series

V110-4a Choir score
CHF3.00
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V110-4b/c Score and parts
CHF10.00
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Suissitude (Swissness)

What makes an identity? 4 various musical descriptions expressing the concepts of Switzerland, and what seems is the essence of each section of the country and its particular linguistic energy.

4. Girometta
The Italian speaking canton, Ticino, represents the sunny side of Switzerland… a chance to find there an image of extraverted joy, of dances (Vivo). At the beginning one hears crickets, then from measure 15, again the idea of time lag, of dream reappears, being out of time. The piece ends with a mood of joy and exuberance.

Composed
2014
Genre
contemporary
Published
2017
Text/Lyrics
Caroline Charrière
Publisher
Editions Bim
Caroline Charrière

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 (England). During the same time, she followed orchestration and composition studies with swiss composer Jean Balissat.... Read more

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