Textures (6 eu, 6 tu)

Forbes, Michael


Textures a symphony for 12-part tuba-euphonium ensemble is a three movement work (I. Transparent, II. Translucent, III. Opaque) exploring different levels of thickness found in a tuba-euphonium ensemble. The contrasts involve differences in orchestration, numbers of players, harmonic filterings, dynamics, tempi, meter, and the list goes on.