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979-0-57036-336-0 Spam! – Study score Available at MusicRoom Buy now (£32.00)
979-0-57036-337-7 Spam! – Conducting score Available at MusicRoom Buy now (£40.00)

Description

Spam! requires video/image projection for the first movement. The projection of the text in the remaining movements is also recommended. Commissioned by OrchestrUtopica.

Details

Categories
Duration
16 minutes
Premiere
Mário Redondo (voice), OrchestrUtopia cond. René Bosc, Culturgest, Lisbon, 29th October 2009
Scoring
1 Flute (=piccolo), 1 Oboe, 1 B-flat Clarinet, 1 Bass Clarinet in B-flat, 1 Bassoon (=Contrabassoon), 1 Horn in F, 1 Trumpet in B-flat (=trumpet in E-flat), 1 Trombone, 1 Tam-tam, 1 Bass drum, 2 Snare drum, 2 Vibraphone, 1 Log Drum/Split Drum, 2 Bass Drum + Pedal, 1 Crotales, 1 Cowbells, 2 Conga, 3 Temple Blocks, 1 Sandpaper, 2 Suspended Cymbal (Unspecified), 1 Wood Box, 1 Crash Cymbal, 1 Brake Drum, 10 5 metal tin cans mixed with four plastic tin cans, 10 Glass bottles mixed with four suspended pieces of metal, 1 Melodica, 1 Shaker, 1 Piano, 1 Baritone, 2 Violin, 1 Viola, 1 Violoncello, 1 Sampler
Composition date
2009

Performances

11 May 2019

Casa da Música

Remix Ensemble

19 September 2017

Casa da Musica, Porto

Remix Ensemble, cond. Peter Rundel

16 February 2014

Merrill Wright Theater, Behnke Center for Contemporary Performance, Seattle

Seattle Chamber Players

29 October 2009

Culturgest Auditorium, Lisbon

Maria Redondo (voice), Orchestr'Utopica cond. Rene Bosc