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study for two flutes, 2018.

composed jan–mar 2018, revised may 2018, approx 4”
premiere: SUNY purchase recital hall, apr 24, 2018

commissioned by teresa diaz de cossio sánchez and stefanie proulx

 

one of five anticipated studies for two flutes. the study uses a short rhythmic cell (based on a south indian classical vocal percussion figure) as a means of exploring various phase relationships, modal relationships, hocketing, registral counterpoint, accent displacement, call/response episodes, and complex independent and interlocking melodic phrases.

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excerpt recorded may 26, 2018, cortona, italy
flutes: teresa diaz de cossio sánchez and stefanie proulx