The Persistence of Memory - Score, Richard Causton
This piece has its origins in two diverse sources; the first is the painting by Salvador Dali from which its title is derived, the second is the composer's experience of illness and delirium whilst visiting India. The score and parts are available on hire. Chamber ensemble. Instrumentation: flute (doubling picc), clarinet (doubling bass), horn (doubling anvil), percussion (2 players), harp, piano (with some preparation), 2 violins, cello, double bass. Duration: 12 minutes.