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C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Smárason, Halldór: draw + play 

 

 

Basic information

  • Title: 
    draw + play
  • Subtitle: 
    for string quartet
  • Duration (in minutes): 
    8
  • Year of composition: 
    2017
  • First performance (year): 
    2017
  • First performance (venue): 
    Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavík
  • First performance (performers): 
    Siggi String Quartet
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Notes

  • Program notes: 

    Commissioned in 2017 by Siggi String Quartet, draw + play is dedicated to Halldór's personal friends and notable accordion collectors Ásgeir Sigurðsson and Messíana Marzellíusdóttir. The piece is inspired by the instrument, and the title is extracted from an old Icelandic word meaning accordion. Published on the album STARA in 2020.

  • Technical specs: 

    No special equipment besides chairs, music stands and stand lights.

 

Instruments

Total number of musicians: 
19
Musicians1st player2nd player
Flute
1
Oboe
2
Clarinet
2
Saxophone
2
Bassoon
2
Trumpet
2
Trombone
2
Musicians1st player2nd player
Violin
2
Viola
1
Cello
1
Double Bass
2

 

 

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