Reaching for the Unreachable Point of Desire, for mixed quartet (2020)
Written for the CORE Ensemble of Actor Project (www.actorproject.org)
for violin, vibraphone, trombone, and bass clarinet
Violin: Jeanne Côté
Percussion: Martin D'aigle
Trombone: Eric Bourgeois
Bass Clarinet: Matias Perinetti-Paniagua
Conducted by Charles-Eric Fontaine
Audio: Yangwanqing Zhou, Ying-Ying Zhang & Martha DeFrancisco
Video: Jonathan Cortes
Special Thanks to the Actor Project, CIRMMT, Stephen McAdams (Executive Producer), Guillaume Bourgogne (Conductor), Ryan Cass (Trombone), and Elia Foster (Bass Clarinet) for their essential feedback during the experimentation and realization of this project.
The Composer-Performer Orchestration Research Ensemble (CORE) is an ACTOR project in which student composers and performers explore matters of orchestration through a collaborative research-creation process. The process is documented throughout to allow examination of the creative and pedagogical aspects of the project, creating rich data useful for a variety of research disciplines.
Analysis of Reaching for the Unreachable Point of Desire
at NOVA Contemporary Music Meeting 2021
NOVA Contemporary Music Meeting 2nd Edition - "Music Performance as Creation"
NOVA University Research Centers Location in Campolide Campus - Lisbon, Portuga
Analyzed and Presented by Joshua Rosner, Stephen McAdams, Robert Hasegawa,
and Yuval Adler.
New Music Gathering 2018
contraBAND Ensemble: Boston Conservotory at Berklee's Contemporary Music Ensemble
Directed by Sarah Brady