Kagel — Dressur

Composer: Mauricio Kagel

Title: Dressur

Instrumentation: Wooden instruments

Approx. Length: 30’

Description: Theatrical chamber work for three percussionists, to counteract the 20th century trend toward auditory experiences, Kagel writes for absurd and peculiar actions by the performers (lifting a chair, dancing, taking one’s shirt off), interpretative, interactive (stage, performer to performer)

Annotated by Gabriella Mayer