Ad Parnassum

for Chamber Ensemble

Steven Stucky (composer)
Flute (Alto Flute), Clarinet in B (Bass Clarinet ...
Ad Parnassum
Ensemble X
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Made available from composer's original edition
Written for the 30th anniversary of Boston Musica Viva (1998), Ad Parnassum is a single-movement construct of murky, mysterious tone. Stucky slowly builds his material in tension, layering motifs and falling back, building and falling back, until finally reaching a hammering crescendo, then quietly fading back into the ether. Steven Stucky conducts Ensemble X (a contemporary music group he co-founded in 1997) in Ad Parnassum, as it appears on the Albany album In Shadow, In Light ( For advanced performers.
SKU: 144-40684
Duration: 10:00
Tempo: Molto Moderato (q = 60)
Dedication: To the Boston Musica Viva on its thirtieth anniversary
Publisher: Theodore Presser Company
Product Type: Score and Parts
Page count: 88
UPC: 6-80160-63813-0
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