CANTUS IN MEMORIAM BENJAMIN BRITTEN PDF
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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. One person found this helpful. It continues to be struck in groups of three widely spaced intervals for most of the piece, fading out for a time in the last 21 bars, only to reappear at the last. MP3 Music Verified Purchase.
The cantus was composed as an elegy to mourn the December death of the English composer Benjamin Britten.
Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten for string orchestra and bell Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten for string orchestra and bell.
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Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten for string orchestra and bell
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This bell tells of the death of Britten—it is the funeral bell. The overall shape seems to follow the procession to the cemetery and the lifeless body into the grave. Similarly the other voices gradually find the note that they have been seeking and once reached, memroiam play it continuously until the end.
M-lines are melodic lines that proceed in scalar or stepwise motion, usually within a diatonic scale and usually according to some kind of patterning system. This page was last edited on 16 Octoberat Michail Jurowski in Gohrisch.
Each part except the viola is catnus into two, with one playing notes from the A minor scale, and the other playing only notes from an A minor chord i. The second violins play exactly the same but an octave lower and at half the speed, which means they play 6 beats benjamkn bar of silence to begin, and appear to enter at the beginning of the second bar. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Inexplicable feelings of guilt, more than that even, arose in me.
The aural result is that each of the melodic voices in the five instrumental groups plays the line at a different but proportional rate of speed, canhus that the first violins are 16 times as fast as the basses.
This texture is maintained until the last section of the work, at which point the melodic voices gradually conform to the predominating chord tones.