Abstract for piano solo of a part of the work Nickelodeon, composed specifically for the homage concert to Wojciech Kilar, polish composer of movie soundtracks as "Dracula" of Francis Ford Coppola, or "The pianist" of Roman Polanski among more than 100 soundtracks of his catalog.
The homage concert to polish composer was attended in the room by the composer himself, October 20, 1997 at the auditorium Narcís de Carreras of Girona.
The Nickelodeons are mashines that still exist in some theme parks, that for 1 nickel (5 cents) they let you see a short fragment of a film. A little moment for fantasy.
The character created by Tim Burton and played brilliantly by Johnny Depp, represents mystery of the unknown and tenderness of an unfinished character, and at the same time a fabulous dramatization of the most endearing characters of the classic fantasy tales. In this piece we represent at the same time mystery, fantasy and tenderness.
The work Nickelodeon is inspired in 10 emblematic character of the world of cinema.
Work included in the show Homeage concert to Kilar (1997)
Edward Scissorhands (Nickelodeon) (piano version) (3'28):