Pak Ahum with iron and bronze bars

Pak Ahum with iron and bronze bars

Ir Himinn, Groenn (2013)

for three percussionists and prepared piano

Ir Himinn, Groenn is a piece for three gamelan-type instruments and prepared piano, all tuned in Just Intonation. The instruments were built and tuned by the Sundanese gamelan-maker Dede Ahum. 

The piece was premiered by Hong Kong New Music Ensemble, and has been released by the XKatedral label. 

 Before casting the set in bronze, we made a demo in iron (seen here).

Before casting the set in bronze, we made a demo in iron (seen here).