The weird sisters

Burnell, Paul

Duration

4m 00s

Composed

1997

Instrumentation

Chamber

Scoring

ob, vn, vc

Availability

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About the work

The piece was inspired by a picture by John Henry Fusello of the three witches from Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’.

First Performance: December 1997, BMIC, London Chamber Group

Technical notes

Many time signature changes. Some precise rhythmic ensemble work. Important to achieve the dynamic changes indicated.