• Matthew Aucoin
  • Exodos for Tony (2021)

  • Associated Music Publishers Inc (World)

Aucoin's 'Merrill Songs' was originally commissioned by Carnegie Hall and Wigmore Hall. The World Premiere of 'A Downward Look,' 'The Kimono,' 'Grass,' 'Last Words,' 'Sonnet from Sandover,' and 'An Upward Look' was given by Paul Appleby and Matthew Aucoin in Zankel Hall on March 16, 2016. The World Premiere of 'Tony: Ending the Life' was given by Sean Christensen and Matthew Aucoin at the Peabody Essex Museum on September 29, 2016. This arrangement of 'Tony: Ending the Life,' called E'xodos for Tony,' was created for the Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Gil Rose, Artistic Director.


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  • T + 2(I:pic.II:pic,afl).0.2+bcl.0.2ssx/2perc/pf.hp/3vn.2va.2vc.db
  • Tenor
  • 10 min
  • James Merrill
  • English

Programme Note

Batterie
Player 1
vibraphone
marimba
xylophone*
tamtam
crotales
snare drum
claves
castanets
wooden wind chimes
whip (slap stick)

Player 2
glockenspiel
xylophone*
tom-toms (4)
large bass drum
smaller bass drum (kick drum)
medium suspended cymbal
rainstick

*Percussion 1 and 2 may share the xylophone

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