Mirage: A Spanish summer

Lane, L. (2014) Mirage: A Spanish summer. [Creative work: composition] Available from: http://eprints.uwe.ac.uk/27155

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Mirage is a reflection on a Spanish summer at various times of day. The music is an image of events which, whilst not perhaps significant in themselves, together shape a lifestyle which necessarily revolves around the supremely hot weather. A shimmering heat haze is a background to early morning walking, cycling and jogging on the seafront, mist rising on the water and the opening of beachside churingitas. Later on, a juxtaposition of old and new Spain is characterised; late night flamenco, even English barbershop and most significantly, a lone accordionist playing outside in the evening whose melody drifts in and out and is never heard in its entirety. Liz Lane, November 2014 www.lizlane.co.uk

Item Type:Creative work: composition
Uncontrolled Keywords:Liz Lane, Andrey Kasparov, Norfolk Chamber Ensemble, contemporary classical music, Old Dominion University, Norfolk Virginia, USA, classical music
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Environment and Technology > Department of Computer Science and Creative Technologies
ID Code:27155
Deposited By: Dr L. Lane
Deposited On:05 Oct 2015 14:54
Last Modified:21 May 2017 01:42

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