FIREFLY -after Tokyo Blues-

Year of composition: 2019

This work won the prize 'Francisco Guerrero Marín' in the 'XXX Young Composers Prize of SGAE-CNDM Foundation'.

Dedicated to Thomas Adès.

Length: 11 minutes

Instrumentation: chamber ensemble of 8 players

Opus 20a - AA202019

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First performance was given by KOAN 2 ensemble, conducted by J. Ramón Encinar, at 400 Concert Hall in the 'Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía', Madrid, on November 18th.

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Performed by KOEN 2 ensemble.

Conducted by J. Ramón Encinar,

on November 18th, 2019.

Based on the homonymous short-story by H. Murakami, 'Firefly' (Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman 1980).