The Arm of Dionysus
for violin and tape

Diana McIntosh
Composition Date: 1991
Revision Date: 2005
Duration: 00:16:00
Genre: Works with Electronics / Multi-Media, Solo Works, , Bowed String(s)

Instrumentation:

Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 1 x Tape
  • 1 x Violin
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Programme Note:
"The Arm of Dionysus", for violin and tape, portrays the magical power of the greek God Dionysus, during a mysterious and dramatic voyage...

The work can be performed either as a concert piece or it can be staged by using lighting as indicated in the score. For staging, the violinist should wear sandals and a white or off-white toga-like costume, with a long purple sash or scarfe draped around the body, in Greek fashion. The player should begin the work back stage, and move off again near the end, as indicated in the score. (excerpts)

CATALOGUE INFO:

  • Call Number:
  • MI 9103 M152ar 2005
  • Genre:
  • Works with Electronics / Multi-Media, Solo Works, , Bowed String(s)
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • May 18, 2005
  • Type:
  • Print-music, Published by CMC
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 score ((22) p.) ; 39 cm.
    22 Pages
    Height: 39 cm
    Width: 28 cm
  • Additional Information:
  • For violin and tape

    May be perfomed as a staged musical work.

    Commissioned by Victor Schultz through a grant from the Manitoba Arts Council.

    Major revisions made in 2005; this one replaces the old (1991) version.

    Photocopy; master of score in CMC Toronto.

    Additional People:
    Victor Schultz
    Manitoba Arts Council
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