Relative... la vérité
Relative is the short piece I composed for mezzo soprano, tenor, and live electronics. In the previous post, I told you the lyrics were based on anagrams (in French). Here they are:
Tenor: La vérité ("the truth")
Tenor: La courbure de l'espace-temps ("the curvature of space-time")
Mezzo-soprano: Superbe spectacle de l'amour
These letter permutations come from a great short book of anagrams (in French), mixing poetry and fascination for science:
By the way, I also used the permutations in the text as a basis to compose the sung melodies...