Derrière le miroir

for brass ensemble

Details: 3 trumpets, 4 horns, 3 trombones, 2 tubas

Composed: 1983

Duration: 9'

Publisher: Editions Bim

Reference: ENS130

The piece Derrière le miroir (Behind the mirror) solemnly begins with sounding bells played by the different brass instruments; varying sound colours, rhythmic motives and dynamic effects based on mirror chords and prime numbers.

The melodic lines and solos of the middle section lend the work a majestic character before the bells again make their presence known and close the mirror...