The Cross-Channel Ferry*


Duration: 12’
Instrumentation: ‘elastic’ scoring. Ensemble comprises: i) piano. ii) 2 marimbas or l marimba and l bass marimba, or l marimba and l vibes, or l marimba. iii) viola and/or violin,
and/or treble viol, optional clarinet, and/or 2nd violin. iv) violin, and/or bass clarinet, and/or tuba or bass, optional steel drums and shakers.
First performance: Chapelle de la Sorbonne, Paris (Festival d'Automne),
16 November 1979.