Stanza based on the riddle canon Ave Maris Stella (± 1549) by the Dutch composer Ghiselin Danckerts, which has the appearance of a chess board filled with notes. It is composed for the flute player of the Ives Ensemble, Rik Andriessen.
Stanza has three versions: a diatonic version for music box, a microtonal version for positive organ and 8 instruments and a microtonal version for bass flute solo and 8 string players.
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bass flute (solo), 4 violins, 2 violas, cello, double bass
Ives Ensemble (Netherlands)
22 November 1994
Paradiso, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Rik Andriessen (bass flute)
Rik Andriessen - bass flute
14 May 1996, Theater Romein, Leeuwarden (Netherlands)
by Eclat Music Productions