Le basson fait son cirque / A Bassoon Circus
concertino pour basson et orchestre sous forme de théâtre instrumental

Maxime Goulet
Composer
Maxime Goulet
Composition Date: 2017
Duration: 00:16:00
Genre: Orchestra / Large Ensembles, Orchestra with Soloist, Bassoon(s)

Instrumentation:

Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 2 x Flute
  • 2 x Oboe
  • 2 x Clarinet
  • 1 x Bassoon ( Solo )
  • 1 x Bassoon
  • 2 x Horn
  • 2 x Trumpet
  • 1 x Timpani
  • 1 x Percussion
  • 2 x Narrator/Actor
  • 1 x Ethnic bowed strings
Programme Note:
A Bassoon Circus is a concertino for solo bassoon and orchestra staged as a instrumental theatre. Each of its seven short movements evokes a different kind of circus act, starring the soloist. The work is a tribute to the comic dimension of Spike Jones’s universe.

I – The Ringmaster
II – The Lion Tamer
III – The Tightrope Walker
IV – The Magician
V – The Human Cannonball
VI – The Clown
VII – The Strongman

Premiere Information:
15 mars 2017, Salle André-Mathieu, Laval, Québec; Orchestre Symphonique de Laval; Alain Trudel, chef d'orchestre; Michel Bettez, basson.

CATALOGUE INFO:

  • Call Number:
  • MI 1324 G698co 2017
  • Genre:
  • Orchestra / Large Ensembles, Orchestra with Soloist, Bassoon(s)
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • November 30, 2017
  • Type:
  • Print-music, Published by CMC
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 partition (116 p.) ;
    116 Pages
    Height: 43 cm
    Width: 28 cm
    Parts page count: 290
    49 parties ([290] p.) ;
    276 Pages
    Height: 30 cm
    Width: 23 cm
    2 parties ([14] p.) ;
    14 Pages
    Height: 28 cm
    Width: 22 cm
  • Additional Information:
  • Soloist : bassoon, narrator (conductor) — 2221 — 2200 — tmp+1 — str
    Oeuvre en 7 mouvements.
    Textes de la narration disponibles en français et en anglais.
    Oeuvre déposée au CMC Québec.
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