Big business
for solo flute

Derek Charke
Composer
Derek Charke
Composition Date: 1999
Duration: 00:13:00
Genre: Woodwinds, Solo / Ensemble, Flute / Piccolo

Instrumentation:

Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 1 x Flute
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Programme Note:
Big Business is a piece for solo flute in 4 movements. No extended techniques are used. The work was written while living downtown Vancouver, the titles inspired by watching people come and go from the multitude of office buildings on Pender Street. This work was also inspired by the music of Michael Torke, Steve Martland and Louis Andriessen and is in a quasi-minimalist vein. If possible amplify the flute and experiment with different kinds of effects for each movement.

Premiere Information:
Jan. 2000, Blue Parrot Cafe, Vancouver: Derek Charke, Flute

CATALOGUE INFO:

  • Call Number:
  • MI 5111 C473bi
  • Genre:
  • Woodwinds, Solo / Ensemble, Flute / Piccolo
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • June 11, 2009
  • Type:
  • Print-music, Published by CMC
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 score ((17) p.); 28 cm.
    17 Pages
    Height: 28 cm
    Width: 22 cm
  • Additional Information:
  • solo flute
    1. Corperate Strategy
    2. Down Sizing
    3. Think Tank
    4. Industrial Merger
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