ALCHEMIST DANCES (2012)
"ALCHEMIST DANCES" is an 18 minute work for solo percussion, electronic music and (optional) video. It is a playful exploration of the connections between the practices, rituals and symbols of modernist new music, and the practices, rituals and symbols of the occult, with an added third element of the potential occult uses of old technology such as reel-to-reel tape recorders and the Sinclair ZX81 computer.
The work was commissioned by Norrbottensmusiken for percussionist Daniel Saur.
(Unfortunately I have no recording of this piece yet. Please check back later.)
To order/hire score and orchestral parts, please contact the Swedish Music Information Centre.
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