Works_Winds & Brass

The wreck of former boundaries (2016)

[ alto saxophone & 5.1 channel electronics ]

From The wreck of former boundaries (2016), a network of pieces for 2 trumpet soloists, clarinet, alto saxophone, trombone, electric lap steel guitar, double bass, & 5.1 channel electronics, commissioned by ELISION with support from the RMIT Gallery Sonic Arts Collection.

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The wreck of former boundaries (2016)

[ solo B-flat clarinet ]

From The wreck of former boundaries (2016), a network of pieces for 2 trumpet soloists, clarinet, alto saxophone, trombone, electric lap steel guitar, double bass, & 5.1 channel electronics, commissioned by ELISION with support from the RMIT Gallery Sonic Arts Collection.

Recorded for HCR.

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The wreck of former boundaries (2016)

[ piccolo trumpet, quartertone flugelhorn, trombone ]

From The wreck of former boundaries (2016), a network of pieces for 2 trumpet soloists, clarinet, alto saxophone, trombone, electric lap steel guitar, double bass, & 5.1 channel electronics, commissioned by ELISION and the RMIT Gallery Sonic Arts Gallery.

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memento / memorial (2010)

[ solo oboe ]

For Peter Veale & Ensemble SurPlus, in memory of James Avery.

Video

Being itself a catastrophe, the diagram must not create a catastrophe (or, Third Study for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion) (2007-2009)

[ oboe (+ musette, english horn) / clarinet (+ E-flat, bass) ]

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Because they mark the zone where the force is in the process of striking (or, Second Study for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion)  (2008)

[ solo trombone ]

For Ben Marks.

World premiere:  Ben Marks (ELISION), Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, Huddersfield, UK, November 2009.

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What then renders these forces visible is a strange smile (or, First Study for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion) (2008)

[ solo trumpet ]

For Tristram Williams.

World premiere:  Tristram Williams (ELISION), Cassidy Portrait Concert & Broadcast, ABC Ferry Road Studios, Brisbane, Australia, July 2008.

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songs only as sad as their listener (2006)

[ solo trombone with wispa mute ]

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“the green is or” (2002-3)

[ solo oboe ]

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asphyxia (2000)

[ solo soprano saxophone ]

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Metallic Dust (1999)

[ solo amplified bass clarinet ]

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