THOMAS SIMAKU: SOLILOQUY II

MS 5478/3
MS Short Title THOMAS SIMAKU: SOLILOQUY II 
Text THOMAS SIMAKU: SOLILOQUY II FOR SOLO CELLO, AUTOGRAPH AND DRAFTS MS IN ENGLISH ON PAPER, YORK, 2000, 32 PP., 42X30 CM, SINGLE COLUMN, (39X27 CM), RULED WITH 18 STAVES, AUTOGRAPH, NOTATIONS WITH INSTRUCTIONS THROUGHOUT FOR THE CELLIST, EXTENSIVE DRAFTS AND SKETCHES ON 17 PP.
Description Thomas Simaku: Soliloquy II for solo cello, autograph and drafts MS in English on paper, York, 2000, 32 pp., 42x30 cm, single column, (39x27 cm), ruled with 18 staves, autograph, notations with instructions throughout for the cellist, extensive drafts and sketches on 17 pp.
Provenance 1. Thomas Simaku, York (2000-2010); 2. The Heslington Foundation, New York (2010); 3. Sotheby's 1.12.2010:111.
Commentary Thomas Simaku (b. 1958, Japan), now living in York, won British composers Award in 2009. His instructions to the cellist includes many specialist techniques of contemporary string notation, some explained in the composer's footnotes.
Place of origin York, England
Dates 2000

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