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Amazing Moments in Timbre #8

From the very beginning of the piece, Sarah Hennies’s Flourish for two vibraphone players, leads us into an extraordinary, mystical, new world of sound.  What is so enigmatic about this piece is that a lot of the music happens in a realm of timbre beyond what is written and what is played.  Precisely and cleanly scored in minimalist fashion of single-measure repeating cells, the atmospheric reverberations produced by the vibraphone are here left to write their own counterpoint….

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