Sogno 102 : for bass flute, bass clarinet, piano, viola, cello and electronics
by Cat Hope (2013)
This work is dedicated to Giacinto Scelsi, and is a reflection on the book Sogno 101. This book is made up of transcriptions od Scelsi's audio recordings. This piece reflects this method by sampling the liveinstruments, playing them back in a tape like score. The piece also uses many playing techniques similar to those used by Scelsi. Contact the composer for the computer program, or make your own that samples the instruments at the points shown, as sine tones.
Instrumentation: Bass flute, bass clarinet, viola, cello, piano and live electronics.
Duration: 7 min.
Difficulty: Medium — graphic score
Dedication note: Dedicated to Decibel. Dedicated to Decibel
Commission note: Decibel new music ensemble
First performance: by Decibel — Dec 13. Cage/Scelsi 101 Festival in Palermo, Italy
For further information see: http://www.cathope.com/sogno-102-2013.html
The composer notes the following styles, genres, influences, etc associated with this work:
Experimental new music, Graphic notation, animated notation. INFLUENCE: Giacinto Scelsi
To perform this piece you will need the Decibel ScorePlayer, an iPad application that puts the score in motion and coordinates the performance.
Performances of this work
Dec 13: Cage/Scelsi 101 Festival in Palermo, Italy. Featuring Decibel.
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