Brighton!

Brighton!

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for tenor and string quartet Brighton! is a short travelogue, in which all periods of history co-exist in some sort of 'present'. A party of Saxon travellers from the dark ages walk around an early 21st century city and experience - live - events from the mid-19th and late 20th centuries. The music uses material from William Boyce, Beethoven, and Samuel Wesley'.show more

Product details

  • Sheet music | 52 pages
  • 210 x 297mm | 187g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 0193355965
  • 9780193355965

About Michael Finnissy

Michael Finnissy was born in Tulse Hill, London in 1946 and studied at the Royal College of Music. He later studied in Italy with Roman Vlad. He went on to create the music department of the London School of Contemporary Dance, and has been associated as composer with many notable British dance companies. He has also been musician in residence to the Victorian College of the Arts, the City of Caulfield in Australia, and the East London Late Starters Orchestra. In 1999 he was made Professor of Composition at the University of Southampton. Finnissy has been featured composer at the Bath, Huddersfield and Almeida festivals, amongst others, and his works are widely performed and broadcast worldwide. Recordings are available on various labels, notably NMC and Metier; the latter has released a cycle of CDs to great critical acclaim.show more