Vijay Iyer (*1971)

Selected Compositions 1999-2008

para: Piano, contrabajo [bajo eléctrico], percusión

Partitura

Nº de artículo499786
Autor/CompositorVijay Iyer
Idiomainglés
Editorial/fabricanteMel Bay Publications
N.º del fabricanteMB 22261
ISBN9780786683598
34,80 €
Plazo de envío: 4–6 semanas
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Descripción

Vijay Iyer is one of the most significant contemporary composers and performers on the piano. This manuscript represents a compilation of small group compositions by Iyer during a period from 1999 through 2008. The bulk of the pieces were originally written for Vijay's quartet with altoist Rudresh Mahanthappa, bassist Stephan Crump, and drummers Marcus Gilmore, Tyshawn Sorey, and Derrek Phillips, and documented on the albums Panoptic Modes (2001), Blood Sutra (2003), Reimagining (2005), and Tragicomic (2008). The music features experimentation on rhythmic techniques, harmony, orchestration, soloing structures, and macro-form, with an overriding focus on sound and feel. This volume contains contrasting compositional approaches so as to give the reader insight into the broad spectrum of compositional language and devices employed by Iyer.