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Marimba Dismembered

John Oliver

Programme notes

A dirge for Guatemala’s national instrument; a cry for an end to the genocide of the Mayan people.

John Oliver [xi-90]


Marimba Dismembered was mixed at the Music Gallery (Toronto, Ontario) in August, 1990.

Premiere

  • November 2, 1990, Montréal musiques actuelles / New Music America, Acousmonium: Concert 6: Électro clips, Théâtre Les Loges, Montréal (Québec)
  • Composer(s): John Oliver
  • Year of composition: 1990
  • Instrumentation: stereo fixed medium
  • Commission: empreintes DIGITALes
  • ISWC: T0704956819
  • Publisher(s): Yul média
  • Duration: 3:00
  • ISRC: CAD509612840