Simon Steen-Andersen (1976)

History of My Instrument (2011)

electronic work

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2011
    • Duration : 09 mn
    • Editor : Edition-S
    • Commande: Sunniva Wettre Rødland avec le soutien du Norwegian Culture Council et de la Norwegian Academy of Music (NMH)
  • Type
    • Musique soliste (sauf voix) [Harpe]
Detailed formation
  • harpe [préparée]

Creation information


  • Location :

    Canada, Vancouver, Tom Lee Recital Hall


    Performers :

    Sunniva Rødland Wettre.

Information about electronic
Electronic device : dispositif multimédia (vidéo, lumière)

Program note

« ... perhaps Carlos Salzedo said it best in this excerpt from an article published in the January, 1952 issue of Etude Magazine: "Music is meant to be heard, but also to be looked at - otherwise radio would have long ago supplanted the concert stage which, fortunately, it has not" ... »

Yolanda Kondonassis: “On Playing the Harp”, p.14.