The Four Pillars Appearing from The Resonating Discs invoking The 72:81:88 Confluence

2017 | three percussionists and harmonic resonators | 81 Minutes


Randy Gibson's <em>Quadrilateral Starfield Symmetry ATS4 Base 6:81</em>
Randy Gibson's Quadrilateral Starfield Symmetry ATS4 Base 6:81 | Render Still

Reviews

NY Times: A Single Note | 2017

Seth Colter Walls profiles Randy Gibson for The New York Times

"As is sometimes the case with outwardly unvaried Minimalist music, the texture emerges from the overtones, the frequencies that sound above fundamental notes (in this case, those seven Ds on the piano). Mr. Gibson’s electronic design for the piece highlights these naturally occurring acoustic phenomena, making their ghostly quality more easily perceived."

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Commissioned by Avant Media
For TIGUE

World Premiere: Wild Project, New York City - April 11th, 2017
Premiered by: TIGUE:
Matt Evans
Amy Garapic
Carson Moody
Randy Gibson's <em>Quadrilateral Starfield Symmetry ATS4 Base 6:81</em>
Randy Gibson's Quadrilateral Starfield Symmetry ATS4 Base 6:81 | Render Still

Reviews

NY Times: A Single Note | 2017

Seth Colter Walls profiles Randy Gibson for The New York Times

"As is sometimes the case with outwardly unvaried Minimalist music, the texture emerges from the overtones, the frequencies that sound above fundamental notes (in this case, those seven Ds on the piano). Mr. Gibson’s electronic design for the piece highlights these naturally occurring acoustic phenomena, making their ghostly quality more easily perceived."

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Presentation History
Resonating Apparitions | New York City : April 11th, 2017

See Also:
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Nada Symmetry for The Midwinter Starfield | voice, saxophone, sine waves, and pre-recorded tracks | 2015
Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield Symmetry under The 72:81:88 Confluence | ensemble and symmetrical harmonic sine waves | 2015
The Third Pillar in Primal Imperfect Palindrome with The Souvenir of The Second Pillar, The Floating Cirrus over the Pumping Slush, and The Highest Moving Chordal Motif from Apparitions of The Four Pillars | solo trombone, digital delay, and prime harmonic sine waves | 2011
Shiver (Videodance Realization) | Short Film | 2010
The First Pillar Appearing in Palindrome with The Harbinger of The Second Pillar under the 27/28 Triple Primal Region | voice and sine waves with digital delay | 2011
The First Pillar Exploding The Upper Drone With The Violin Analogue, The Nestled Melodic 27, and the Apparition Of The Eternal Tonic From Apparitions Of The Four Pillars | voice and pitch shifting vocal drones to be recorded on cassette tapes | 2013