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Finding Time

Drexler,David (1967-)
Sex  Male
Comments  David Drexler's music has been performed on three continents by groups such as L.Ensemble Portique, Synchronia, Sound--The Alarm!, The Dutch Tuba Quartet, the May in Miami Festival, and the EmergOrchestra, and has been broadcast on Wisconsin Public Radio and many new-music radio shows around the country. He has received grants and commissions from the Oakwood Chamber Players, Music St. Croix, the Madison Chapter of the Wisconsin Alliance for Composers, the Wisconsin Arts Board, and others. His work "Liberal Media" was recorded by the Oakwood Chamber Players and appears on their CD "Scenes."
Written  1995
Duration  12:00
Comments  The title of Finding Time refers both to the difficulty of performing the quick tempo changes and to every composer's complaint about the principal obstacle to their work. The piece is in a rough arch form made of several small sections that draw from a variety of musical traditions.
Publisher  Drexler
Inst.  [4] English Horn, Clarinet in Bb/Bass Clarinet, Horn, Double Bass

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