Composition for piano and electronics. Commissioned by Gabriella Smart.
This work aims to bring the sound of the piano as close as possible to the sound of Percy Grainger’s Free Music ideals, by applying pitch tracking and spectral filtering. Delicate, sparse piano pitches are sampled and transported into theremin like tones where the tempered scale becomes irrelevant.
More information at the DOI: 10.4225/03/59f736cfd58c8