Mapusa Moratorium

Scored for; flute/bass flute, oboe, cello, piano,
& stereo fixed media (percussion & field recordings).

Duration: 6′ 56″
PDF Score here.

Regardless of the buses, cars, tuktuk’s, dogs, cows, mopeds, dust and diesel fumes…
an elderly man in a loin cloth bathes in a muddy ditch by the roadside to Mapusa.
(moratorium: “a suspension of activity”)

Piece derived from a fixed hexatonic set – IC’s ||: 1,3,1 :|| + additional dim blues scale and other embellishments.