Shift in Moments

Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
7 minutes
Modern classical music
Large mixed ensemble
Instrumental parts
Not available

Shift in Moments was composed in January 1996 and given its first performance at the Cochrane theatre, London on the 9th March 1996. This piece was composed as part of the annual collaboration between the Guildhall School of Music and Drama composers and London Contemporary Dance School undergraduate choreographers. Following an intensive two week workshop in December, each composer and choreographer collaborated to produce a new work, under the guidance of Robert Saxton, Head of Composition, GSMD, and Sue MacLennan (Choreography) with Jeremy Barlow (Music) from LCDS. Once the music was written it was then recorded at GSMD, conducted by Simon Bainbridge, for use in each of the subsequent performances. Parts available on request.

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