Syzygy for bass clarinet and electronics
Syzygy – the nearly straight-line configuration of three celestial bodies (as
the sun, moon, and earth during a solar or lunar eclipse) in a gravitational
The melodic material for this piece was inspired by John Coltrane's Interstellar Space.
Syzygy was written for the outstanding Alexander W. Ravitz and premiered in the fall of 2017.
The piece is performed using MAX/MSP and can be performed using the free version of the software available from cycling74. The piece includes a score with full instructions on how to setup the electronics and the MAX patch needed to perform the piece.
*Due to file size limitations with this online store you will receive all of the electronic material needed to perform this piece via email after you make your purchase.