To read more about the piece in FRENCH, in ENGLISH and GERMAN
Soon, the score online..
Jack Adler Mc-Kean and Georges Aperghis met several years ago, Jack was performing Ruinen at this time.
Right after, they decided to work on a tuba version of Parlando (initially written for Uli Fussenegger / double bass).
FOLLOW UP THE CONCERT HERE TOMORROW NIGHT at 9 p.m
Also discover The techniques of Tubas Playing Jack Adler Mc-Kean has written in this series of instrumental guides for performers and composers / Bärenreiter-Verlag.
Digital Concert Hall of the Berlin Philharmonic on September 4th, 2020 at 7.30 p.m. Der lauf des lebens by Georges Aperghis
The Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart and the ensemble Klangforum Wien with Emilio Pomarico give the world première of "Der Lauf des Lebens" tonight.
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The recording will be available for three days.
« Der Lauf des Lebens,
On the main road – drive together in threes, in pairs, suddenly a walking crowd, figures, familiar – strange, some masked, among the people, then next to them, then alone. Crossings, feasts, life goes on, we move on, make music together, sometimes intimate sometimes extravagant, joys, fears, thoughts, panics follow one another and we always advance accompanied by the deceased who fly around us, sometimes to the left, sometimes to the right, good or bad omens, we continue solitary or make block, we climb the mountain, our music accompanies us day and night, arrive at the summit, then....”
Georges Aperghis – février 2018