Søren Nils Eichberg: Qilaatersorneq

Søren Nils Eichberg Qilaatersorneq
Qilaatersorneq

Søren Nils Eichberg: Qilaatersorneq

Year of composition:
2001
Scored for:
for violin and orchestra
Composer:
Søren Nils Eichberg
Soloists:
violin
Instrumentation:
2 2 2 2 - 2 1 2 0 - perc(3), hp, cel, str(12 10 8 6 4)
Instrumentation details:
1st flute
2nd flute
1st oboe
2nd oboe
1st clarinet in Bb (+cl(Eb))
2nd clarinet in Bb (+bass cl(Bb))
1st bassoon
2nd bassoon
1st horn in F
2nd horn in F
trumpet in Bb
1st trombone
2nd trombone
1st percussion
2nd percussion
3rd percussion
harp
celesta
violin I
violin II
viola
violoncello
contrabass
Remarks:
Grand prize of the Queen Elisabeth Competition for Composers 2001
Duration:
13’
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Work introduction

In his 11-minute violin concerto Qilaatersorneq, Søren Nils Eichberg followed the ritual drum dance of Greenland’s original inhabitants. Beginning with an elegiac melody, the ritual develops into a rhythmic frenzy.

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Qilaatersorneq

Søren Nils Eichberg: Qilaatersorneq

full score
for violin and orchestra , 13’
Instr.: 2 2 2 2 - 2 1 2 0 - perc(3), hp, cel, str(12 10 8 6 4)

Qilaatersorneq

Søren Nils Eichberg: Qilaatersorneq

piano reduction
for violin and orchestra , 13’
Instr.: 2 2 2 2 - 2 1 2 0 - perc(3), hp, cel, str(12 10 8 6 4)

Qilaatersorneq

Søren Nils Eichberg: Qilaatersorneq

study score
for violin and orchestra , 13’
Instr.: 2 2 2 2 - 2 1 2 0 - perc(3), hp, cel, str(12 10 8 6 4)

World première

Location:
Bruxelles
Date:
21.05.2001
Orchestra:
Orchestre National de Belgique
Conductor:
Gilbert Varga

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