Toro Mata.(miniature) (2009)

Creation place and date:
“Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris, Espace Maurice Fleuret.” 30 Pieces on the Topic of Dancing
April the 29th, 2009

Performers: Paris Conservatory Musicians
Running time: ca. 2′
Instrumentation: Violin and Cello.

“Toro Mata” is an emblematic dance of the Afro-Peruvian tradition, based on a specific rhythm known as “lando.” With my version for string duet, I tried to keep the strength and vibrancy featuring this dance, while also imposing my own inner personal view.

Toro mata
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