Berio composed the first of his Sequenze in , for flute; it was published by Edizioni Suvini Zerboni. Having set himself the task of writing multi-voiced music . The Sequenza series is regarded as one of the most important cycles of the 20th century. In this series Berio discovers the capabilities of an instrument and its. November Berio’s Sequenza I has been a part of the modern flutist’s cannon ever since it’s publication in by Zerboni in Milan. The.
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Flute Visions of the 20th Century. And of course, not too much people have the possibility bedio take a Berio’s sequenza masterclass every day.
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The old version has been in my memory for about 20 years now. Next week there are plenty of pieces to prepare, old and new, but I decided to forget about them and devote my practice time to concentrate on Berio. Often there are rapid, virtuosic passages punctuated by the stillness of a single note, where the quality of sound and the relationship to its environment are of utmost importance.
The pitch materials of Sequenza I are initially simple, consisting primarily of descending chromatic scale passages that incorporate octave displacement and rhythmic ambiguity. While that may make for a better performance, the audio does have some issues of timing; some passages could have been more accurate regarding speed and length, had I been looking at the score.
Berio’s precedents in this regard include the solo flute and other solo instrumental works of Bachbut the harmonic language of the twentieth century required a new approach to this “virtual polyphony.
From A to Z, Vol. I am allowing myself a luxury. I love her recording of the vocal Sequenza too, but I just came across a recent recording of the Sequenza no.
Sequenza I was written for the flutist Severino Gazzelloniwho premiered the work at Darmstadt in Luciano Berio’s Sequenza I for flute is an example of a partially indeterminate musical form. In free-tonal music there is also a hierarchy of intervals, the most important points of orientation being the prime intervals octaves, fifths, fourthsespecially when they form tones that draw attention to themselves.
This winter break has been very stressful. There is an unwritten book inside me about this work, but for now I would like to consider one aspect of the work that often gets ignored: So how do you prepare, follow the score or the recorded performance?
But the Dutch premiere is scheduled for the Concertgebouw May AllMusic Featured Composition Noteworthy. Works for Flute Solo. So many other projects have been realized since our session in January that there has been a large gap between recording and release, but we have made sure the recording is decent.
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Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. I have only the following reservations: I have performed the piece several times, and have no exclusivity — except for in the Netherlands Sorry! It’s interesting in this video flut point of view of Pahud, because he played for Berio itself, and as Pahud said, Berio wasn’t happy with his interpretation, but sequsnza make a completely different point of view from him Pahud and that’s why these is one of the most interesant videos of all bunch.
No rehearsals or teaching this early in the year. Some time ago I posted about recording the Berio Sequenza for Flute. These could be, for example, long, held-out notes or notes that follow a rest. I find it very revealing though. Introspection Late Night Partying.
This videos, the service, the quality, everything is perfect!! So I warm up, play Bach for sound, articulation, style and focus. But I do own the new addition, and am finding it more useful than ever this time around to answer questions about timing.
In general, there are rules of thumb for atonal solo works. I would argue that in this context, these matters require even more consideration. The actual realization of such guidelines is left to the player in such a way that specific elements in the score will vary with each performer and each performance.
Like Berio’s successive solo works–and apart from certain rhetorical-historical commentary that may be present in these–Sequenza I embodies a quest for counterpoint and harmony through the means of a single melodic line.
Learn hands-on advice on technique, sound and musical interpretation – exemplified through masterclasses of some of the most important and beautiful works. I practice like this with either one or two movements of Bach. The melodic and harmonic content of Sequenza I grew out of Berio’s serial-influenced language, resulting in a highly controlled employment of pitch.
Get more for your money. Seuqenza Due Pezzi; Musica Leggera; etc. This juxtaposition of regulated versus improvisatory musical materials, however, was not the main impetus behind Sequenza I.
Login Remember Me Don’t have an account? Share on facebook twitter tumblr. Nevertheless, neither you nor I can assume that seuenza work without a traditional tonal center and without traditional harmonic relationships is devoid of centers and relationships entirely.
I was talking to another local flutist who had worked with Berio on the Sequenza. Here is the link. Specifically for the SequenzaI consider the soul of the work to be in the long, held-out notes.