Marilyn Time

Burnell, Paul

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Composed

2002

Instrumentation

Flexible Ensemble

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About the work

Early 1960s jazz-inflected Latin-American line dance. Movie director’s instructions on location in Los Angeles. Taking a line for a walk.

Technical notes

In 4 parts with speaker Part 1: violin, Part 2: trombone, F horn, Eb horn or alto sax, tenor sax or clarinet, Part 3: tibetan bells, two percussion instruments, Part 4: bass, piano. Players read parts as written and imagine the usual treble, alto or bass clef. Do not transpose.

Origin

Call for pieces, Tate Liverpool 2002