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Into the Caves of Škocjan (2023)

for orchestra

'Into the Caves of Škocjan' is inspired by a breathtaking visit to the enormous cave system in Slovenia. It is one of the largest known underground canyons in the world. The million years old caves are over 6.000 meters long and over 200 meters deep. This piece explores the adventure and the danger of this unbelievably beautiful walk through these dark caves. Join a thrilling experience: 'Into the Caves of Škocjan'.


Into the Caves of ŠkocjanGraham Ross, RCM Orchestra
00:00 / 01:03


Instrumentation | Extra Information

2 Flutes (2nd Doubling Piccolo)
2 Oboes (2nd Doubling Cor Anglais)
2 Clarinets in Bb (2nd Doubling Bass Clarinet in Bb)

4 Horns in F
2 Trumpets in Bb
2 Tenor Trombones
Bass Trombone

Percussion (2)


Strings (min.

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Duration: ca. 7'50

'Into the Caves of Škocjan' premiered on 7 March 2023
Performed by the RCM Orchestra, conducted by Graham Ross

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