Traces (2017)

for clarinet, vibraphone, electric guitar, violin, cello and two tape recorders
Duration: 6'
Instrumentation: Clarinet, vibraphone, electric guitar, violin, cello and two tape recorders
 
First performed by the Plus-Minus Ensemble.
30 June 2017, Guildhall School Music Hall.
Everything fades. By using two tape recorders, musical fragments slowly become erased, obscured and distorted through re-recording and the evolving musical material. A faint trace of the original remains however, set against the backdrop of the constant and independent electric guitar line.

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