Four Pieces from Doktor Faustus
About this work:
The narrator of Thomas Mann's novel Doktor Faustus is a viola d'amore player, so it seemed natural to write a musical response to Doktor Faustus for viola d'amore and piano.
Year composed: 2010
Ensemble type: Chamber or Jazz Ensemble, Without Voice:Keyboard plus One Instrument
Instrumentation: 1 Piano, 1 Other Stringed Instrument(s)
Instrumentation notes: The other stringed instrument is a 7-string viola d'amore