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Tomasi frequently based his works on a text of some sort, even if words were not actually used. Inthe family moved back to Marseille. The concerto comes to a blazing conclusion after the final statement of theme “A”.

The harmonic motion is very slow with only a G minor chord until rehearsal 2. During his last period of composition he was motivated by political events and wrote pieces such as the Third World Symphony and Chant pour le Vietnam. It is marked Lent and has a surreal quality. Inhe held a series of interviews with his son, Claude, called “Autobiography with a Tape Recorder.

During the s he was one of the founders of a contemporary music group in Paris entitled Triton along tomxsi ProkofievMilhaudHoneggerand Poulenc.

The initial theme returns, and it closes even more slowly and sadly. Retrieved from ” https: His gift for composition was developed during this time as he excelled in improvisation at the keyboard. During the summer, he stayed with his grandmother in Corsica and learned traditional Corsican songs.

The Danse Nuptiale Wedding Dance was originally composed as a work for chamber orchestra and soloists in The changing meters give it impetus. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. He thought that the inherent danger in electronic music was that it was devoid of the human factor: There is a brief slow interlude before the first tempo returns.


He felt that dodecaphonic music could be used occasionally when needed or called for. It is in ABA form with the interior section marked Lent and fantasque This is punctuated by a figure marked brusquement and counteracted with three bars marked tendrement. Suddenly, it will be a romantic and fantastic escape; rides through landscapes of dream, continuations, etc. The nontraditional elements include polychords, chords with added notes, clusters, and dissonance.

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The adjective attique refers to Attica, characteristic tomxsi the Athenians and their language, art, and literature. Chords move in parallel motion as in Debussy’s writing, but are more dissonant, The work concludes with assai lento marked con henir. It can be performed with clarinet and piano or clarinet and orchestra. Inhis son Claude was born and Tomasi started composing a Requiem dedicated to “the martyrs of the resistance movement and all those who have died for France.

The virtuoso Scherzo finale is in a sonata rondo construction.

There are numerous markings indicating slight fluctuations in tempo. He felt that his experience from conducting enabled him to orchestrate with more skill. The French word Complainte refers to a lament or plaint. The movement pulsates with perpetual motion until the rtumpet. He became extremely sought-after as a guest conductor all over Europe.

He was one of the conductors for studio broadcasts of the Orchestre Radio Symphonique de la Radiodiffusion Francaise. There is other hsnri chamber music by Tomasi utilizing the clarinet to explore.


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Inhe won first prize in harmony, along with his friend Zino Francescattithe celebrated violinist. His music is highly colorful and one can hear the influence of his French contemporaries. At the age of five, the family moved to Mazarques, France where Xavier Tomasi worked as a postal worker. This introduction is followed with ternary form with return above an ostinato of Sicilian rhythm.

He utilized many styles including Oriental recitative and twelve tone techniques but they were always personal and unique to him. The chords move in parallel motion similar to Debussy. His harmonic inspiration derived from Debussy and Ravel. Inhe won the second Grand Prix de Rome for his cantata, ‘Coriolan’, and a First Prize for Orchestral Conducting, which were both awarded unanimously.

The early Charlie Chaplin films also intrigued him and influenced his works.

A combination of meters is used: The first movement is marked Giocoso playfully and Tomasi makes chords out of the arpeggiated figures in the clarinet. He says of the first movement, “of odd and burlesque pace, the principal topic must be interpreted like an improvisation, hrnri some lyric and dark abandonments rather discrete.

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Nocturne was first published in by Pierre Noel. The second movement opens with a motive from the first movement. He also wrote heni inspired by medieval religious songs.