Harry Partch (19011974)

Windsong

Musik zum Film von Madeline Tourtelot
The Harry Partch Edition

for: Chamber ensemble

Study score

Item no.675008
Author/ComposerHarry Partch
Scope28 pages; 21 × 30 cm
Duration17 minutes
Year of origin1958
Release year2018
Publisher/ProducerSchott Music
Producer No.ED 9349
ISMN9790001130509
14.00 €
Delivery time: 2–3 working days (Germany )
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Description

Partch composed and produced the music for the film Windsong by Madeline Tourtelot in 1958. In this film, the ancient legend of Daphne and Apollo was transferred to the dunes of Lake Michigan – as a reference to the sexual ethics of the Puritans in the USA. Later, the film music was turned into the ballet music Daphne of the Dunes.