Music for Fixed Media (2016)

Incidents 1

1. Incidents of Sudden Awareness for Digital Orchestra (2016) 28:41

(The music is divided into two parts with only a slight break between. Sounds include digital ‘orchestral’ instruments including conventional sounding strings, woodwinds, brass, and percussion, digitally modified instruments, and electronic sound.)

Part 1: 16:02

Part 2: 12:44

2. Moonlight for Fixed Media (2016) 12:07

(Recorded segments are from Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata (Adagio sostenuto), Alfred Brendel, Piano, and Debussy’s Clair de Lune, Garrick Ohlsson, Piano – combined with astronaut voices from the Apollo 11 1969 moon voyage, digital speech, and original electronic music.)

3. Variations Without a Theme for Keyboard Synthesizer and Electronic Music (2016) 17:40

(The music for Keyboard Synthesizer contains 9 movements, separated by short segments of electronic music. In addition continuous electronic music interacts in musical concert with the synthesizer much like an instrumental concerto.)

John Holland – Keyboard Synthesizer, Electronic Music