Read about Hika (In Memoriam Toru Takemitsu) by Leo Brouwer () Track No.9 Tom Ward Guitar Recital by Tom Ward and see the artwork, lyrics and. Hika, “In Memoriam Toru Takemitsu”: Hika. By Leo Brouwer, Graham Anthony Devine. • 1 song, Play on Spotify. 1. Hika, “In Memoriam Toru. I would’t know since I’d never heard Takemitsu’s Hika, in fact, I didn’t even know Subject: A Close Encounter with Leo Brouwer – GUITAR REVIEW Spring
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It is nonetheless perfectly suited to this piece after Takemitsu.
Glad you may stick around longer—this forum benefits from the likes of you! I particularly endorse David Belcher’s point about the transitions.
Hika, “In Memoriam Toru Takemitsu”: Hika, a song by Leo Brouwer, Graham Anthony Devine on Spotify
While there is an overarching “lament” feel running throughout, hoka may help to pick up the sections within the piece as separate “episodes of lament” and contrast them accordingly – and I feel that the composition has been “encoded” with interpretative clues for this to happen. Board index All times are UTC.
Classical Guitar Skip to content. Brouwer – Hika – your thoughts? Always liked the piece.
I will report back when I have started learning the piece. What would we do without all your reports on the Brouwer festivals and other helpful posts? Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our hkia.
The basic thing about playing the guitar is the pleasure you get from it. He uses the melody that first appeared in his very early “Tres Apuntes” and there called “Bulgarian. It’s full of contrasts: Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker on our website. Forum guitare classique – Forum chitarra classica – Foro guitarra clasica – Free sheet music for jika guitar – Delcamp. Also check out Shin-Ichi Fukuda’s recording if you can get your hands on it, which I consider to be the best version.
Another important thing to consider is that “Hika” is a lament in Japanese musical tradition from what I understand and so this piece in memory of Brouwer’s good friend, Toru Takemitsu, is really a sort of mournful elegy in his memory.
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There’s nothing wrong with pleasure is there? I don’t know his sources and have not studied this myself, so I’d be interested to hear about it too! I don’t have the score in front of me right now, but can revert with more detail later if needed.
Reedition Domingo Esteso by Conde Hermanos ; Kenny Hill, model Barcelona “While you try to master classical guitar, prepare for a slave’s life: This is a challenging piece, not necessarily because of the quick passages many of these are aided by the scordaturabut because of the difficulty of maintaining the appropriate feel throughout the various transitions.
Any thoughts of the Delcamp community on this piece? I played a lot of Brouwer the last few years, somehow his music fits my way of playing. Costas told me in a masterclass that the melody is actually Homeric in origin—that is very ancient indeed! Japanese koto music on guitar.