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Human Beings as Well : percussion duo

by Robert Davidson (2015)

Work Overview

This work is a "voice portrait" taking its melody from the spoken intonation of two people in conversation: a Sky News journalist, Kay Burley, interviewing CAGE spokesperson Cerie Bullivant about Islamic radicalisation.

Work Details

Year: 2015

Instrumentation: Vibraphone, hand drum, audio track.

Duration: 4 min.

Difficulty: Advanced — Synchronising with recorded speech and a click track

Commission note: Commissioned by Leah Scholes.

First performance: by Louise Devenish, Leah Scholes at New Music Beauty Queen (New Model Beauty Queen Boutique) on 1 Apr 2015

Performances of this work

17 Jul 2015: at Scale variable: The Sound Collectors (Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts (PICA)). Featuring Leah Scholes, Louise Devenish.

1 Apr 2015: at New Music Beauty Queen (New Model Beauty Queen Boutique). Featuring Louise Devenish, Leah Scholes.

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