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the way time accumulates

for chamber septet

Year:  1993   ·  Duration:  13m
Instrumentation:  violin, viola, cello, bass, bass clarinet, harp and percussion

Year:  1993
Duration:  13m
Instrumentation  violin, viola, cello, bass,...

Composer:   Neville Hall

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Performed by Turangalila, recorded 5 November 1994.

Neville Hall: the way time ...

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that moment before you understand from silence stillness
fractured by activity no words memories accumulate
from growth comes from lumps of time mounds of
moments stillness interrupted by activity signifying?
remembering before understanding time accumulates

Commissioned note

Commissioned by Ensemble Octandre, Bologna with assistance from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council

Dedication note

Dedicated to Giorgio Magnanensi and Ensemble Octandre

Contents note

Single movement

Performance history

22 Mar 1994: Performed by Ensemble Musica Attuale

06 Nov 1994: p: the way time accumulates; turangalila 051194

25 Mar 2001: Performed by Stroma with conductor Hamish McKeich at their Ambient and Atmospheric Chamber Music Concert at Ilott Concert Chamber, in Wellington

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