||"Fanfare for Colchester" was written in celebration of the opening of 'firstsite' Centre for the Visual Arts, Colchester, UK, in 2011. It brings together my dual passions for music and for art.
The brass quintet has distant echoes of military brass instruments, heard in Colchester from ancient Roman times.
Margaret Lucy Wilkins.
Score notated at concert pitch.
Duration: 2 minutes
The performers should enter the space in ones and twos, then contemplate an art object.
When all the musicians have assembled, begin playing.