SONATINE FOR FLUTE AND PIANO. BY PIERRE BOULEZ. A Written Document. Submitted to the Graduate Faculty of the. Louisiana State University and. Sonatine: Pierre Boulez: In his Sonatine for flute and piano (), the tone imitations and canons progress so quickly as to leave an impression merely of. Boulez: Sonatine For Flute & Piano, Etc / Ensemble with Aimard, Pierre- Laurent, Cherrier, Sophie on CD. Order from your preferred classical music CD store.

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While it’s true that Boulez may have gotten the core of this idea from Schoenbergit has a life of its own in Boulez ‘ hands. Genre Chamber Music Classical.

Jazz Latin New Age. Upon closer examination, it also appears that the choice of intervals used is limited to major thirds, sevenths, tritones and perfect fifths. Le Domaine Musical, Song of a Desert Bird: In both Densite It is rare that a complete statement of the entire twelve tones be completed in one of Boulez ‘ works; however, we get a rare glimpse of this unique entity here. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes.

Pierre Boulez: Sonatine

This, Jolivet seems to be saying, is what the faun might have played before sex addled his brain. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. From this work of his predecessor, Boulez took, more than anything else, the tlute of “the metamorphosis of a single theme”.

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If 51 minutes seems a touch short for a CD these days, at least we have the pleasure of knowing that every note on this disc is quality-assured. Gramophone’s expert reviews easier than ever before. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Le Domaine Musical, Vol. The Sonatine for flute and piano serves as a perfect example of some of the stylistic variations Boulez took from his contemporaries, and why, years later, this work and those like it are still examined for their innovative qualities.


Streams Videos All Posts. The twelve-tone materials used in this work are easily seen by a quick look at the flute opening.

The piece gets its life from the constant push and pull of the tempo. The first five-note theme which appears in the flute part does show up in various stages throughout the piece; keeping the piece united, these act as a landmark throughout the piece. The French Avant-Garde in the 20th Century. And, with the minor reservations mentioned above, that goes for the performances, too.

Composition Artist Credits Sonatine. Georges Barrere, for whose platinum flute Varese wrote his ground-breaking Densite But here is proof that atonality can be fun.

Boulez ‘ writing is twelve-tone in its basic pitch material, and virtuosic in its use of the timbres, unique combinations of textures, shifts in dynamic accents, etc.

Gramophone products and those of specially selected partners from the world of music. While much of the music of Boulez depends upon serial and twelve tone techniques, there is no doubt that his soonatine of these techniques is unique. Boulez himself has stated the work along with its counterpart, the First Piano Sonata draws a fair amount from Schoenbergspecifically his Chamber Symphony. Skip to main content. Throughout most of the work, there is no true connective tissue between the flute and piano parts past the pitch choices, which perhaps leaves the variations on tempo, texture, and flutw as the unifying structure to the entire work.


Sonatines for flute and piano. Share on facebook twitter tumblr. The Sonatine was written on commission for flutist Jean-Pierre Rampalwho curiously never played it because of his extreme dislike for the work.

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The piece itself is rather short, but full of energy, with huge melodic leaps, sharp rhythmic and tempo contrasts, and an aggressive quality which never lets up until the conclusion of the piece. Chant de Linos; Boulez: The Schoenberg work is written in a post-Romantic style, while the Sonatine is most definitely serialism at its finest.

Also, he has limited some of his divisions of the twelve tones into groups of five, five, and two, with the use of the motif tritone to fifth. Whether you want to see what we think of today’s latest releases or discover what our critics thought of your favourite recordings from the past, you will find it all in our full-searchable Reviews Database.

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