Soloist(s) and Large Ensemble | Works | Tansy Davies | Composer

Soloist(s) and Large Ensemble

Nature

2012
“The gait of power is for running at night, and it is completely safe. This is the night! And it is power! At night the world is different.

Duration: 20 minutes
Commissioned by BCMG and the Oslo Sinfonietta. BCMG commission funds provided by Arts Council England, the Britten-Pears Foundation and BCMG’s Sound Investment Scheme.
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Iris

2004
The role of the soloist in ‘Iris’ is like that of a shaman, or ‘one who walks between the worlds’. A shaman must travel through ‘lower and ‘higher’ realms of subconscious reality in order to perform his or her work.

Duration: 15 minutes
Created through the London Sinfonietta’s Blue Touch Paper scheme, supported by the Gulbenkian Foundation.
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