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The quintet, with it's peculiar instrumentation and it's tonal and rhythmic playfulness- described by some as "successfully circusy"-is a prime example of Prokofiev as an ironist and humorist, a superb craftsman who elegantly juggles his material and produces surprisingly sonorous, tonal and rhythmic kaleidoscopes. Humour has long been a central ingredient in Jon Oivind Ness's music, but there has been a development from the anarchistic maximal to the punctuated minimal
The quintet, with it's peculiar instrumentation and it's tonal and rhythmic playfulness- described by some as "successfully circusy"-is a prime example of Prokofiev as an ironist and humorist, a superb craftsman who elegantly juggles his material and produces surprisingly sonorous, tonal and rhythmic kaleidoscopes. Humour has long been a central ingredient in Jon Oivind Ness's music, but there has been a development from the anarchistic maximal to the punctuated minimal
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Fire Walker
Artist: Ness / Prokofiev / Walker
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The quintet, with it's peculiar instrumentation and it's tonal and rhythmic playfulness- described by some as "successfully circusy"-is a prime example of Prokofiev as an ironist and humorist, a superb craftsman who elegantly juggles his material and produces surprisingly sonorous, tonal and rhythmic kaleidoscopes. Humour has long been a central ingredient in Jon Oivind Ness's music, but there has been a development from the anarchistic maximal to the punctuated minimal
        
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