(é)cri(t) (Flute Alone)
(é)cri(t) (Flute Alone) By Heinz Holliger (b. 1939), Published by Schott.
Includes performance score only, 5 pages. Written in 2006.
(é)cri(t) is a virtuoso study on the dramatic power of expression of the flute. Premiered September 22, 2006 at Muramatsu Hall. "ecrit" is for advanced players in the modern aesthetic.
Trained as an oboist and composer, Heinz Holliger has achieved a level of success in music few can match. As a performer and oboist, Holliger has toured the world and many other notable composers - including Hans Werner Henze, Krzysztof Penderecki, György Ligeti, Elliott Carter, Witold Lutoslawski, Karlheinz Stockhausen, and Luciano Berio - have dedicated pieces to him.
This work made our list of Top-11 Flute Alone Works Written After 2000.