Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield Symmetry under The 72:81:88 Confluence

2014 - 2016 | Ensemble and Symmetrical Harmonic Sine Waves | ca. 190 Minutes

Presented in a setting of Quadrilateral Starfield Symmetry A:L Base 11:273


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Reviews

| 2016

Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield Symmetry under The 72:81:88 Confluence
Rebecca Lentjes brings historical insight to the Apparitions experience for I Care If You Listen

″Gibson's work engages with rhythms and temporality existing outside of our socially-constructed rhythms, offering a glimpse of time outside of time.″

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in a setting of Quadrilateral Starfield Symmetry A:L Base 11:273 in a light environment by Kryssy Wright: The 181 Profusion

World Premiere: Avant Music Festival - Wild Project, New York, NY - March 5th, 2016
Premiered by: Randy Gibson - Voice, Sine Waves
Jen Baker - Trombone, Voice
Meaghan Burke - Cello, Voice
Carlos Cordeiro - Bass Clarinet
David Lackner - Saxophone, Voice
William Lang - Trombone, Voice

Read The Program Notes


Reviews

| 2016

Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield Symmetry under The 72:81:88 Confluence
Rebecca Lentjes brings historical insight to the Apparitions experience for I Care If You Listen

″Gibson's work engages with rhythms and temporality existing outside of our socially-constructed rhythms, offering a glimpse of time outside of time.″

Read More...

Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield Symmetry under The 72:81:88 Confluence represents a major evolution in the Apparitions of The Four Pillars family of works. The work further reduces the performance complexity allowing the performers to focus entirely on sustaining and highlighting elements of the core tuning structures of the work.

The work is presented in a new video and light environment, Quadrilateral Starfield Symmetry A:L Base 11:273 in The 181 Profusion, created by Gibson with the lighting designer Kryssy Wright which aids the musically psychic journey of the performance.


Part of the Constellations:

72:81:88 | 2016 - 2017

The Starfield Symmetry | 2012 - 2016

Voices of The Four Pillars | 2011 - 2016


Presentation History
Seventh Avant Music Festival | New York City : February 20 - March 5, 2016

See Also:
Primary Structures I | Quartet of Dissimilar Instruments and Sine Waves | 2012
Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield under The Astral 789 Duet | Voice, Ensemble and Prime Harmonic Sine Waves | 2011 - 2015
The First Analog Pillar with its Simplest Primes and The Harbinger of The Second Pillar with The Low Madora Cornerstone and The Outlying Primal Cirrus from Apparitions of The Four Pillars | Prime Harmonic Sine Waves, Just Intonation Toy Organ, Cassette Boomboxes, to be recorded on Cassette Tapes | 2010
The Third Pillar with its Lowest Primes and Memories of The Second Pillar from Apparitions of The Four Pillars | Prime Harmonic Sine Waves, Soloists and Cantus Firmus | 2010
The Starfield Symmetry | | 2016
Catalog Differential Apparition: 72:81:88 | Trombone and Pre-Recorded Trombone (on Cassette) | 2017
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 with Violin to be recorded on Cassette Tapes | 2013