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Chyrzyński, Marcel: Death in Venice 

 

 

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    Marcel Chyrzyński, Death in Venice for clarinet, cello and piano (2017), duration ca 8’30’’

    Luchino Visconti’s Death in Venice, based on the novel by Thomas Mann, is one of my favorite films. This year that I was able to visit the Lido Island. I really wanted to see the famous Grand Hotel des Bains and experience a climate of the bygone era. Unfortunately, the hotel was shut down in 2010 and awaiting restoration. The time stood still. Feeling disappointed I went to the hotel beach, where the composer – Gustav von Aschenbach, the hero of Mann’s novel – had died. Nothing of the past had survived there as well. Only a lonely lifeguard shack evoked the echoes of the past.
    After eight in the evening, the beach was as empty and dead as the Grand Hotel des Bains. I sat on the beach, looking toward the horizon. That’s when the void gradually began to fill with sounds. My music began to interact with Gustav Mahler’s Adagietto and motifs from Richard Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde…

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Total number of musicians: 
3
Musicians1st player2nd player
Clarinet
1
B-flat
MusiciansInstruments
Keyboard
1
Piano
Musicians1st player2nd player
Cello
1

 

 

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