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Boosey & Hawkes

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World Premiere
Slovenska filharmonija, Marjana Kozina Hall, Ljubljana
Robert Aitken, flute / Jurij Jenko, bass clarinet / Coline-Marie Orliac, harp
Composer's Notes

Trije glasbeniki (Three musicians) was composed as a gift to the Slovenian musicians that have organized a large festival of my music in November, 2011 in Ljubljana. It is a piece for Harp, Flute and Bass Clarinet, and is dedicated to the three musicians (Erica Goodman, harp; Robert Aitken, flute; Virgil Blackwell, bass clarinet) who will present the World Premiere at this festival.

— Elliott Carter
March 17, 2011

Reproduction Rights:
This program note may be reproduced free of charge in concert programs with a credit to the composer.

Press Quotes

"...a daringly episodic trio..."
— Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times

Recommended Recording

Marie Tachouet/Virgil Blackwell/Bridget Kibbey
NMC D193

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