Canto a Chaak (Torre, Salvador)

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Performer Pages Salvador Torre (flute)
Performers Gabriela Jiménez (percussion)
Publisher Info. Salvador Torré
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Misc. Notes Flute in G and Percussion
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Publisher. Info. Salvador Torré
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Misc. Notes This piece can be played either alone or as part of Tzolkin
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General Information

Work Title Canto a Chaak
Alternative. Title Chaak Song for Flute and Percussion
Composer Torre, Salvador
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's one
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1986
First Performance. 1997
Salvador Torré (flute), Gabriela Jimenez (marimba)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 5 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation flute, percussion
Related Works Tzolkin, Concerto for Flute and Percusion (2nd movement)

Misc. Comments

Song to Chaak (2) It's a free adaptation of a song from Chiapas collected by Luis Sandi in 1934. Chaac is The Rain God, also the Lord of time, the cyclic year governing vegetation and life. Motion related to the number four. Ollin-motion, Kin-sun, Pop-mat, four-way dual location in the world ... ...