Xadrez 1 is an interactive work, whose performers are two chess players. It’s a computer software capable of obtaining musical material live, generating music in real time. Having a chess game development as input data, there’s an infinity of possible outcomes. Music is going to be different depending on who the players are.
Work for orchestra, premiered by the ESMAE Symphonic Orchestra at Teatro Helena Sá e Costa, conducted by Thomas Hauschild. The yo-yo (a word from the Ilocanian) basic movement is to push downwards and, at the exact moment it reaches the bottom, pull gently to rise it again. If this little pull upwards is not given, … See more