Terra Cruda - large wind ensemble (15')
Premiere: September 30, 2011 University of Michigan, Michael Haithcock (conductor).
to an exerpt (Hartt Wind Ensemble/Glen Adist, conductor)
Terra Cruda (Ital.) translates literally as "Raw Earth." It explores the innate behavior of aggression, its natural aspects, repercussions, and transformations.
Commissioned by the National Wind Ensemble Consortium Group.
2 Picc (dbl Fl), 4 Fl, 2 Ob, Eng Hn
Clar in Eb, 6 Clar in Bb, 2 Bs Cl, 2 Bsn
Cbsn, Sop Sax, Alto Sax, Ten Sax, Bari Sax
4 Hn, 6 Tpts, 5 Tbn, Bs Tbn, 2 Euph, 3 Tba
4 Perc, Timp, Hp, Pno, Cbs
Susan Botti -