Sheet Music: Score
...out of obscurity : for extended piano / by Elliott Gyger.
by Elliott Gyger (2011)
… out of obscurity conjures forth music from the hidden
spaces between things - common notes linking large chords,
interference patterns generated by polyrhythmic layering, and
combinations of piano sonorities, both conventional and
The piece unfolds as a kaleidoscopic chain of brief overlapping sections, grouped into two distinct phases. The first phase forces diverse materials together with constant swirling energy, creating maximal timbral variety within the piano's middle register. The introduction of sonorous low bass notes triggers the open spaces of the second phase, which explores contrasting qualities of resonance - both acoustic and expressive.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (21p. -- A4 (landscape))
Duration: 10 mins
Commissioned by Zubin Kanga.
Includes performance notes.
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