M A R T I N G E O R G I E V

c o m p o s e r & c o n d u c t o r

 

c o m p o s i t i o n s b y c a t e g o r y

 

C O N C E R T O

 

 

PERCUSSION CONCERTO NO. 2 LIGHT

For Multi-Percussion and Symphony Orchestra

2010

 

(Second version 2013 for Multi-Percussion and Chamber Ensemble)

 

In memory of composer's grandmothers Maria and Lyudmila

 

Completed: 21.08.2010

Duration: c.a. 25 min.

 

 

Movement 1 - Armaggedon

Movement 2 - Lacrimae

Movement 3 - ... Light perpetual ...

 

Instrumentation:

 

Exists in two versions: Original Version 2010 and Chamber Version 2013

 

Original Version 2010:

 

Solo Percussion:

Marimba, (5 octave), Vibraphone, (f-f3), Glockenspiel (c1-c3 (written)),

Tubular Bells (c1-g2 (written)), 3 Medium-Low Tom-toms, 4 Low Tom-toms (floor),

3 Wind Gongs (2 medium, 1 large), 4 Tam-tams, 4 Cymbals (as variable in size as possible)

 

Orchestra:

2 Fl. (2=Picc.)

Alto Fl.

2 Ob.

Cor Anglais (= Ob.3)

2 Cl. in Bb

Bass Cl. (=Cl.3 in Bb)

2 Fg.

ContraFg.

4Hn. in F

3Tr. in C

2Trb.

Bass Trb.

Tuba

Percussion (3 Players)

P.1: Timp., BD, Tam-tam, Suspended Cymb.

P.2: B.D, Crotales (cromatic c-c), Bell Plate 1, Chineese Cymb.

P.3: Tam-tam, 3 Triangles, Bell Plate 2, Bass Drum 2, Suspended Cymb.

Strings: Violins I (14), Violins II (12) Violas (10), Violoncellos (8) Double Basses (6)

 

 

Chamber Version 2013:

1 Fl. (= Alto)

1 Ob. (= C. A.)

1 Cl.in Bb, A (= Bass Cl.)

1 Fg. (= Contrafg.)

 

1 Cr. in F

1 Tr. in C

1 Trb.

Tba

 

Accordion (free base)

 

Percussion (3 Players) (additional arrangements for 2 Players or 1 Player)

P.1: Timp., BD, Tam-tam, Suspended Cymb.

P.2: B.D, Crotales (cromatic c-c), Bell Plate 1, Chineese Cymb.

P.3: Tam-tam, 3 Triangles, Bell Plate 2, Bass Drum 2, Suspended Cymb.

 

Strings: 2 Vn., Vla., Vc., Cb.