Autosymphonic
for symphony orchestra, choir, 80 pre-recorded cars and electronics
Year of Origin: 2010 - 2011
Duration: 45m
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Autosymphonic - for symphony orchestra, choir, 80 pre-recorded cars and electronics

Instrumentation Details

Orchestral Code:  8 S, 8 A, 8 T, 8 B - 3, 3 Picc/3, 3 EHr/3, 3 BKlar, 3 KbKlar/3, 3 KFag - 4/3/3/0, BTb, KbTb - Pk, Hf, Pf, Cel - 14/12/10/8/6 - Synth

soprano (8), alto (8), tenor (8), bass (8), piccolo (3), flute (3), oboe (3), english horn (3), clarinet (3), bass clarinet (3), contrabass clarinet (3), bassoon (3), contrabassoon (3), horn (4), trumpet (3), trombone (3), bass tuba (1), contrabass tuba (1), timpani (1), harp (1), piano (1), celesta (1), violin (26), viola (10), violoncello (8), double bass (6), synthesizer (1)

ad piano/celesta/synthesizer: one player for all of these instruments

Sections/Movements

I. Overture, II. Genesis, III. Man and Machine, IV. The Dream, V. The Promise, VI. Virtual Reality, VII. Finale

Publication

Type of Publication:  Manuscript

Commission-Dedication-Occasion

Commission:

m:con - mannheim:congress GmbH, City of Mannheim

Additional Information

text: "Die Erfindung des Automobils. Erinnerungen eines Achtzigjährigen" (The Invention of the Automobile: Memories of an Octogenarian) by Carl Benz (in German)