Betelgeuse Astral Funicular

Photo: Ryan Latimer

Experience the dilapidated charm of the precursor to the likes of Lyra’s Sparrow 43, Cassiopeia HYPERferries and the Pollux Express. The Betelgeuse Astral Funicular does not just provide some of the most spectacular views within the Orion Arm. It is a living piece of history.

2017
6 minutes
16 players
1(=picc).1.1(=bcl).1(=cbsn) – 1.1.1.0 – perc(2):
1: crot/large susp.cymbal
2: vibr/glock/tam-t – pno – harp – strings (1.1.1.1.1)

Written on the Britten-Pears composition course 2017


Performances

22/06/2018Britten-Pears Young Artist Ensemble,
cond. Jonathan Berman
Britten Studio,
Snape
14/07/2017Ulysses Ensemble, cond. Jonathan BermanBritten Studio,
Snape
WP