Written for and premiered by Andres Vela at the Tanglewood Music Center 2020.
Subsequent performances by Maggie Cox in 2020. Piece revised in 2021. Duration: ca. 8-9'
Sept Vignettes is a set of seven miniatures that loosely resembles the form of theme and variations: each vignette features a distinct playing technique, character, and sound. To different extents, most of them explore musically and visually the simple idea of oscillation and traveling various distances between high and low.
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Maggie Cox, 2020 (previous version).