Sheet Music: Performance Parts
City of Ghosts : for orchestra / Alex Turley.
by Alex Turley (2016)
City of Ghosts seeks to evoke a sense of the ethereal, the supernatural…shimmering between different sound worlds and scales of time. As a metaphorical starting point the work was informed by the impression of a deserted city, clouded by fog and rain. There is movement in the shadows, just out of reach; bursts of colour and light bleed through the mist. The orchestration is thick and concealed, the ensemble oscillating between individual aleatoric activity and movement as one entity. The depth of focus is blurred between clouds of obscured sound and brief moments of clarity.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 set of 25 performance parts (56p. -- B4 (portrait))
Duration: 9 min.
This work is also available in the following products:
- Browse other works for Full orchestra with chamber ensemble
- Browse other works by Alex Turley
Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this item.
To post a comment please login