||Melvin Clive Bird
||Melvin Bird has asserted his right under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act, 1988, to be identified as the composer of this work. Please contact the composer for further information. The composer welcomes any performances and recordings. email@example.com. Score written in C. Piccolos sound 8ve higher than written; Bass clarinet sounds 8ve lower than written; Double basses sound 8ve lower than written. A clear and clean text.
||El ente dilucidado ; The Deluded Ones
||Symphonic Study No.1
||Bird, Melvin Clive
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||To Oliver Knussen
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
- 2 piccolos, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B♭) (2), bass clarinet (B♭), 2 bassoons
2 horns in F, 2 trombones, tuba, timpani, snare drum (no snare), bass drum, tom-toms (5), whip
piano, xylophone, strings (violas divisi a2 - 8, 8, 4/4, 6, 4)
El ente dilucidado [17th century Spanish]. Possible literal translation = The being without light.
Those who are deluded
The deluded ones
People / individuals lacking reason or sense.
'God shall send them strong delusions that they should believe a lie' (2 Thess. ii II).
The composer welcomes performances and recordings.
Please contact the composer for further details.