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Arvo Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel

  • for viola and piano
  • Duration: 10’
  • Instrumentation details:
  • Composer: Arvo Pärt
  • Table of contents:
    Spiegel im Spiegel für Viola und Klavier
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Arvo Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel for viola and piano | UE31257

  • Edition type: sheet music
  • Grade: 1
  • Format: 23.2 × 30.5 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-2698-9
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-05990-2
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The sheet music of Arvo Pärts 'Spiegel im Spiegel' illustrates his creative principles: above a permanent flow of chords on the piano, the viola unfolds acantilena in long note values, which grows out of succinct steps. This cantilena spins out sweeping, chorale-like arches and spreads itself out more and more. It thus gives rise to a new architectonic configuration which, like a mediation chapel, stimulaties reflection, prayer or the desire for redemption.

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