Tilia - Boston Microtonal Society Concert
Sunday, November 18, 5:30 p.m.
St. Paul's Cathedral, Tremont Street, Boston
I am honored and excited that the Boston Microtonal Society included my piece Tilia for flute, violin, and cello, in the Fall concert of Notariotous (featuring Jessi Rosinski (flute), Gabriela Diaz (violin), David Russell (cello), and James Bergin (director)).
Music in the form of a tree
Here are the program notes:
Tilia spreads as the tree develops. The roots, meeting resistance, penetrate the earth little by little. The trunk widens in the rhythm of the seasons; Spring, summer, autumn and winter bring an additional ring to it. The wind blows in the foliage and makes the inflorescences whirl.
Listen to a live recording featuring Jessi Rosinski (flute), Gabriela Diaz (violin), Alexei Yupanqui Gonzales (cello), and Eric Hewitt (conductor). The concert took place in Cambridge, Paine Hall, Harvard University, on November 12th, 2005.
You will recognize the characters of the roots (from the beginning), trunk (from 3'48"), and inflorescences in the wind (5'41" to the end).
The program also features the music of: