• Benet Casablancas
  • Ricercare para Chillida (2014)

  • Unión Musical Ediciones (World)
  • vc
  • 5 min 30 s
    • 10th April 2020, Theater-Auditorium of Cuenca, Spain
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Programme Note

This work is a commission by the cellist Iagoba Fanlo, for whom it is dedicated on the occasion of the homage to Eduardo Chillida, which shall take place on 24th January, 2014 in the Chillida Leku museum (Hernani, Spain). The event called "LiveSpeaking. Landscape, poetry and music in the work of Eduardo Chillida” will celebrate the anniversary of this foundation dedicated to the great Basque sculptor and will count with the presence of his family, the press and several institutions.

Ricercare para Chillida is the starting point of a musical discourse, which alternates introspective passages, polyphonic plays and other plays of lyric and cantabile character culminating in a passage of strong emotional content based in the following melodic motif: B flat – A – C – B – D – A…