Ola Salvador

AJ002 Ola Salvador ! LP (instrumental/ music for ballet, 1998) Listen on iTunes: https://geo.itunes.apple.com/fr/album/ola-salvador/1383345026?mt=1&app=music...

About my scores

About my scores As you can see, I make the scores available for some tracks. These partitions are voluntarily simplified. They are made after recording, and are intended for study and not for public execution. The rhythm is just suggested, and not exactly described, as in the medieval scores from which I am directly inspired. You will find an excess number of notes in certain parts: they come from the fact that they are played on the same keyboard, with a distribution between for example female and male choirs which overlap. The important thing is to understand the spirit of this music, moving, and irreducible to a too traditional notation. I invite everyone, if the heart tells you so, from the text to interpret and recreate the music, not play it without warmth and soul. I’m a composer, not a graphic designer. The truth of my music lies in the open interpretation and original sound recording, not in its codified and imperfect representation. My scores are always transcriptions. At first was the sound, not the sign. The rhythmic signatures (generally 4/4) and the time bars are only there as temporal markers: don’t mark the highlights! However, the music can normally be played when the score has been generated by the composer Wout Bremer’s Youcompose software. The others are transcripts created in Apple Logic Pro. In all cases, listen carefully to the original recording with the score in hand before playing it in turn.   Au sujet de mes partitions Comme vous pouvez le constater, je mets à disposition pour certains morceaux les partitions. Ces partitions sont volontairement simplifiées. Elles...