RB112 – Rick Tarquinio – Waves
After his wonderful release “Sending You Going” under the “The Accidental Psaltery”-moniker, “Waves” is Rick Tarquinio’s second contribution to the Resting Bell-catalogue. This new EP contains two tracks with a complete duration of 25 minutes.
The pieces for “Waves” contain minimal source material arranged accidentally. Wave 1, dedicated to John Cage, uses the sequence of notes in his last name played in different octaves and rhythms on the bowed psaltery. Wave 2 contains six ascending triads – CFG, GCD, BbCF, FBbC, GCBb & DGC – played on alto melodica.
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- 07.10.12 / 4pm