Malam Putih : for two violas & Toggungak
by Katia Tiutiunnik (2012)
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Malam Putih for two violas and togunggak, derives its melodic material from my viola solo, White Night, which was born out of a spiritual experience I underwent on one of the Saint-Petersburg's "white nights", during a concert trip to that immortal Russian city, in June 2006. In Malam Putih, each violist plays a version of White Night, in stretto imitation, half a measure apart, creating a phased effect which is intended to be evocative of the dream state.
Instrumentation: Two violas and togunggak ensemble.
Duration: 5 min.
First performance: by Melvin David, Glenn Suinggi, Toggungak Ensemble of the Fakulti Musik, Universiti Teknologi Mara — 16 Jun 12. Konsert Muzikal Borneo: “Muzik Merentas Sempadan”, at the Auditorium Parcel E, Putrajaya, Selangor, Malaysia
The composer notes the following styles, genres, subjects etc associated with this work:
Music of Borneo, Ashkenazi, Jewish music, Russian music, Dream psychology, The music of Sabah and Sarawak, Arab music.
Performances of this work
1 Dec 2012: at Malaysian Composers' Series, Event 4: Ross Carey, Katia Tiutiunnik and Students (Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (KLpac)). Featuring Glenn Suinggi, Toggungak Ensemble of the Fakulti Musik, Universiti Teknologi Mara, Melvin David.
9 Nov 2012: at Music for Life (Kasturi Walk).
16 Jun 12: Konsert Muzikal Borneo: “Muzik Merentas Sempadan”, at the Auditorium Parcel E, Putrajaya, Selangor, Malaysia. Featuring Melvin David, Glenn Suinggi, Toggungak Ensemble of the Fakulti Musik, Universiti Teknologi Mara.
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