Keren. Duration: 6′. Composition dates: Publisher: Salabert, EAS Effectif: Pour trombone. Creation: Le , Festival Musica Strasbourg. The Trombone community on Reddit. Reddit gives you the best of the internet in one place. Xenakis: Keren for Trombone Solo. By Iannis Xenakis More by Iannis Xenakis. Persepolis · Xenakis: Iannis Xenakis: Nuits (Arr. for Guitar) · More Iannis.

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The composition starts with a tritone played by the winds. Then, the strings join in playing clusters of music which are further developed afterwards.

As part of his very personal musical vocabulary, Iannis Xenakis has taken a special interest in exploring the various possibilities of the glissando. The score employs archaic-sounding horn calls, built on octaves rising from the trombone’s low pedal B-flat, throughout its six minutes. Thought and Mathematics in Composition The composer has written a series of works for solo string instruments–which are especially well-suited to producing the effect–that explores the nuances of sliding sounds.

Troorkh is a composition for trombone and orchestra by Greek composer Iannis Xenakis.

Keren, for trombone

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Still, the work contains a great deal of lyricism, incorporating modal melodies that echo the music of exotic locales. Glissandi and pizzicatiwhich were his trademarks in early works, are not as present in these late works. Xenakis’ use of nasty snarling sounds achieved by playing and singing at the same time further evoke the martial tradition of the brass instruments. Christian Lindberg traveled to Paris to meet Xenakis for the first time and audition for him.

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Keren, however, is not merely a study in glissandi. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript.

Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. While they play a role, the work is more a study of contrasts, of formal fluidity, as well as ianniss exploration of the range of color and character xenqkis from the trombone. The composition also features “arborescences”, a composition technique developed by Xenakis which consists of “branchings that come off of a rooted tree”.

Xenakis declined the proposition and Lindberg went back home. Retrieved 2 July Subsequently, Xenakis sent him 28 red roses, half zenakis rose each high F, and stated that, in his opinion, Xemakis was the best trombone player at that time. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. As with most of Xenakis’ music, the degree of virtuosity and stamina required to perform this work is enormous.


It is dedicated to Swedish trombonist Christian Lindberg. The title of xdnakis composition comes from “trombone” and “orchestra”, taking into consideration that the sound of “kh” comes from Ancient Greek. This is a single movement composition and takes 16—20 minutes to perform. Written in for Paris-based phenomenon Benny Sluchinthe work, whose title is Hebrew for “horn,” pays homage to this performer’s Israeli roots.

Jazz Latin New Age. Keren is further characterized by fast, ostinato-like material in which melodic patterns built around three or four notes are repeated over and over, often with varied reorderings of the notes. Sexy Trippy All Moods.

Iannis Xenakis, Keren | Ensemble Musikfabrik

It required very high skills to be played, so he manage to work on all the difficult passages and sent a recording of the piece to Xenakis. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Retrieved from ” https: Xenakis replied to him with great satisfaction that he could finish a trombone concerto for him on June Several analysis methods have been proposed for this composition.

Genre Chamber Music Classical.