Kaija Saariaho: Bosun's Cheer - Modern Instrument Version

Books | Voice, Flute, Cello, Double Bass

Catalogue No: CH83710
Composer: Kaija Saariaho
Format: Sheet Music | Score and Parts
Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho's Bosun's Cheer, composed in 2014. Included here are the score and parts for the Modern Instrument Version, arranged for a speaker, Flute, Cello and Double Bass.

Born in Helsinki and having studied composition there and in Freiburg and Paris, Kaija Saariaho has achieved a great level of critical and audience acclaim now mid-career. Her previous work was notable for including electronics alongside more traditional instruments before going on to compose much larger works, including the epic opera 'L'Amour de Loin' in 2000, a recording of which won the 2011 Grammy award for best opera recording. 

This piece, Bosun's Cheer, is an exhilarating work, including some inventive instrumental techniques as well as a hauntingly poetic voice.

The version for period instruments can be found here.
Published on: 26 June 2016
No of pages: 8
Language: English
Publisher: Chester Music
 
     

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