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Score Details

Title: The Desert Music: (version with reduced strings and brass)
Composer: Steve Reich
Duration: 46'
Composition Date: 1983, arr. 2001
Publisher: B&H/Hendon
Instrumentation: chorus and orchestra
Description: for 10 amplified voices and reduced orchestra, brass arrangement by Alan Pierson
Scoring:

4(II,III,IV=picc).0.0.0-2.2.3.0-timp(2players=rototoms).perc(7):med tam-t/maracas/sticks/2BD/2glsp/
2xyl/2vib/2marimba-2pft(4players:I,III,IV=synth)-13 solo strings

fl, pft, marimbas, vib, and voices should all be amplified

This work requires additional technological components and/or amplification.

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Territory: This work is available from Boosey & Hawkes for the world
Rental: The Desert Music: (version with reduced strings and brass)
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