The Big Wig
Composer: Schaerer Andreas
Year of Origin: 2015
Duration: ~ 60m
Category:

The Big Wig

Sections/Movements

6 movements

Publication

Type of Publication:  Manuscript

Commission-Dedication-Occasion

Commission:

2015 Lucerne Festival

Additional Information

In the summer of 2015 at the LUCERNE FESTIVAL, the Swiss "Überjazz" sextet "Hildegard Lernt Fliegen" with voice acrobat and "ECHO Jazz" winner Andreas Schaerer and the LUCERNE FESTIVAL ACADEMY with their classically trained musicians finally crossed paths. For the program "The Big Wig" Andreas Schaerer composed and orchestrated a new, approximately one-hour long piece of music for symphonic line-up.

Premiere

Organiser:  Lucerne Festival
Location:  Lucerne
Year:  2015
Performer:  Schaerer Andreas

Band/Ensemble: Hildegard Lernt Fliegen; Orchestra of the LUCERNE FESTIVAL ACADEMY; Mariano Chiachiarini (cond)

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