FLUCTUS (2009)

FLUCTUS (2009)

for 8-channel-electronics

duration: 10 minutes
première: January 22, 2009, Karlsruhe, Germany
ZKM Kubus

Electronics produced in ComputerStudio at the University of Music Karlsruhe
Awarded VERS.1.5 »Förderpreis für elektronische Musik in der Kirche«


(full recording)

University of Music Karlsruhe, ComputerStudio

Additional performances

June 19, 2014, Summer festival at Accademia Tedesca Roma Villa Massimo, Italy
June 25, 2014, Rotations concert, ZKM Karlsruhe, Germany
June 30, 2010, Haus der Deutschen Ensemble Akademie, Frankfurt am Main, Germany


In FLUCTUS, the percussive impulses are set against an etherial, slow-moving backdrop based on a spectral harmony. The resulting soundscape is an attempt at describing in music the state between sleep and consciousness.

Alwyn Tomas Westbrooke