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Scoot was inspired by the LSO’s versatile clarinet section who, Bethan says, 'have always brought a smile to my face'. It centres on short rising motifs, underpinned by mechanically clacking and chiming percussion and celesta to keep the music grounded. A climax after about two minutes or so changes the mood completely, however, and the rising motifs—which until now had sounded light and innocent—take on a more yearning feel, as though searching for something to complete them. Short but energetic, this piece is packed with incident and humour, including a very brief comic turn for the bassoons and a pair of false endings. Beware!

from notes by Tim Rutherford Johnson © 2020

Recordings

The Panufnik Legacies, Vol. 3
Studio Master: LSO5092-DDownload only NEWStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Track-specific metadata for LSO5092-D track 9

Artists
ISRC
GB-DGQ-19-09209
Duration
4'17
Recording date
27 April 2019
Recording venue
Jerwood Hall, LSO St Luke's, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Jonathan Stokes
Recording engineer
Neil Hutchinson
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  1. The Panufnik Legacies, Vol. 3 (LSO5092-D)
    Disc 1 Track 9
    Release date: May 2020
    Download only NEW
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