Composer
MUSGRAVE
Title
Orfeo I
Instrumentation
flute, electronics
Publisher
Novello
Grade
4+
Product Code
13N080953689

Orfeo I
an improvisation on a theme
Composer: Thea Musgrave (1975)
Publisher: Novello
Instrumentation: Flute and pre-recorded soundtrack
Includes flute/soundtrack score and CD

Orfeo I is projected as a ballet for solo male dancer but it can also be presented dramatically in concert performance. Simple moves for the flute are indicated in the score - and where possible there should be some lighting effects.

Contents:
I.   Orfeo Laments
II.  Orfeo crosses the river Styx
III. Orfeo calms the Furies
IV.  Orfeo searches amongst the Shades
V.   Orfeo hears Euridice's pleas
VI. Orfeo is attacked by the Bacchantes

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