Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield under The Astral 789 Duet

2011 - 2015 | Voice, Ensemble and Prime Harmonic Sine Waves | 180-240 Minutes



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Reviews

| 2014

Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield under The Astral 789 Duet
Textura reviews a performance of Apparitions of The Four Pillars

″The six musicians - Gibson (voice and sine waves), Jen Baker and William Lang (trombones), Drew Blumberg and Erik Carlson (violins), and Meaghan Burke (cello) - collectively generated an hypnotic mass of slowly mutating sound that advanced almost imperceptibly.″

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| 2015

Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield under The Astral 789 Duet
Corinna da Fonseca-Wollheim talks Apparitions for the New York Times

″The drone consisted of a booming, throbbing sine wave that filled the room along with the aroma of burning incense before the first visitors filed in.″

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with video by Oscar H Scott and lighting by Kryssy Wright

World Premiere: Avant Music Festival - Wild Project, New York, NY - February 15th, 2013
Premiered by: Randy Gibson - Voice and Sine Waves
Drew Blumberg - Violin
Mariel Roberts - Cello
William Lang and Jen Baker - Trombones

Avant Premiere: Avant Music Festival - Wild Project, New York, NY - March 7th, 2015
Randy Gibson - Voice and Sine Waves
Jen Baker - Trombone and Voice
Christopher Otto - Violin
Meaghan Burke and Mariel Roberts - Cellos

Read The Program Notes


Reviews

| 2014

Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield under The Astral 789 Duet
Textura reviews a performance of Apparitions of The Four Pillars

″The six musicians - Gibson (voice and sine waves), Jen Baker and William Lang (trombones), Drew Blumberg and Erik Carlson (violins), and Meaghan Burke (cello) - collectively generated an hypnotic mass of slowly mutating sound that advanced almost imperceptibly.″

Read More...
| 2015

Apparitions of The Four Pillars in The Midwinter Starfield under The Astral 789 Duet
Corinna da Fonseca-Wollheim talks Apparitions for the New York Times

″The drone consisted of a booming, throbbing sine wave that filled the room along with the aroma of burning incense before the first visitors filed in.″

Read More...

Part of the Constellations:

The Starfield Symmetry | 2012 - 2016

Voices of The Four Pillars | 2011 - 2016

Apparitions of The Four Pillars and Their Related Primes | 2009 - 2014


Presentation History
Sixth Avant Music Festival | New York City : March 7th, 2015
Fifth Avant Music Festival | New York City : February 21 - March 1, 2014
Fourth Avant Music Festival | New York City : February 15 - 23, 2013

See Also:
The Four Pillars Appearing from The Equal D under Resonating Apparitions of The Eternal Process in The Midwinter Starfield | Equal Tempered Piano and Harmonic Resonators | 2014
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
Nada Symmetry for The Midwinter Starfield | Voice, Saxophone, Sine Waves, and Pre-Recorded Tracks | 2015
Primary Structures I | Quartet of Dissimilar Instruments and Sine Waves | 2012
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
Descending The Starfield Symmetry | Double Bass, Long Delay Lines, and Symmetrical Harmonic Sine Waves | 2015
The First Pillar Imploding The Principal Drone Under The Addition Of 9 In Melodic Counterpoint From Apparitions Of the Four Pillars | Voice and Pitch Shifting Vocal Drones to be recorded on Cassette Tapes | 2013