Marie Leveaux, Voudou Queen of New Orleans (Flute Choir)
Composer: Flores, Ruben
Marie Leveaux, Voudou Queen of New Orleans (Flute Choir) by Ruben Flores, Published by Alry Publications.
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This three-movement suite was premiered at the 2013 NFA Convention in New Orleans by the University of Veracruz Flute Ensemble. Ruben Flores uses a variety of extended techniques (harmonics, key slaps, wind tone) in these vignettes to help tell the story of Marie Leveaux, a 19th-century Creole Voodoo practicioner.
5 C Flutes
2 Alto Flutes