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979-0-57020-325-3 When Wind Blew – Score Available at MusicRoom Buy now (£30.00)
979-0-57020-326-0 When Wind Blew – Parts On hire On hire


Commissioned by Festival Nieuwe Muziek, Middelburg, the Netherlands.

Recorded on ALCD-45.


14 minutes
Chamber Version: Xenakis Ensemble cond. Maki Ishii, Festival Nieuwe Muziek, Middelburg, 1979. Small Orchestra Version: London Chamber Symphony cond. Odaline de la Martinez, London (Ring of Fire Festival), 1989.
1 Flute, 1 Oboe, 1 B-flat Clarinet, 1 Bassoon, 1 Horn in F, 1 Percussion, 1 Piano, 2 Violin, 1 Viola, 1 Violoncello, 1 Double bass
Composition date


Near and Far The Cambridge New Music Players, Paul Hoskins (conductor) 1996 ALM Records, Tokyo ALCD-45