Samples takes the idea of an overplayed hook or sample and exaggerates it even further. I repeat the same idea on the piano throughout the piece, trying my best to create interest by changing flute textures, and employing time stretched and reversed samples of tabla hits and ruler slaps for some fun ambience.
About the work
for flute, piano and electronics
Premiered by Emma Rose Bauman and Justin Veira at the Boston Conservatory, on 16th November, 2019. This piece is part of the album Playlists.
Playlists was recorded, mixed and mastered by Maurice Soque Jr., and released on 15th July, 2020.