Michael Gordon

Beijing Harmony (2013) 12'

3.3.3.3[cb]/4.3.3.1/timp.2perc.pf/str

National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing for the "Composing China" project

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The following seating takes full advantage of the spacial elements in Beijing Harmony:

Strings seated in traditional formation from Stage Right to Left in the following order: Vlns. 1-4, Vla., Vc., Cb.

Winds and Brass seated so that Player 1 is Stage Right, Player 2 is Center, and Player 3 is Stage Left.

The 4 French Horns should be similarly spread out from Stage Right to Stage Left.

Tuba, Percussion and Piano do not need special placement.

ensembles: National Performing Arts Centre Orchestra
conductors: Kristjan Järvi