soprano (or alto) saxophone & marimba (bass drum ad lib.) 12′
Sax & Stix (Eva van Grinsven – saxophones, Ramon Lormans – percussion) & Adriaen Feyaerts (Festival ‘Music Knights’, Caste Horst, Belgium)
Sax & Stix (Eva van Grinsven – saxophones, Ramon Lormans – percussion), Festival Music Knights, Kasteel Horst, Belgium, 10th of July 2011
Score and parts (PDF) available on this website € 20,-
In 2011 Lago was approached by Eva van Grinsven, Ramon Lormans (Sax & Stix) and Adriaen Feyaerts (‘Music Knights’) to write a piece based on 17th century songs by the then resident of Castle Horst (Belgium) Jacobus van Nethen. Lago chose three of these songs as the base for the ‘Canciones Flamencas’, a suite of both virtuoso and lyrical variations.
In the first movement an additional bass drum can be performed by the marimba-player by using a pedal construction