Miquel Bernat Tag

The music of Octavi Rumbau exploits the possibility of creating self-generating material from minimal premises. Organically regular patterns proliferate in the form of processes of increasing or decreasing complexity (following the lead of Phases by Steve Reich, or Poème Symphonique for 100 metronomes by György Ligeti) in which certain...

Recorded by Miquel Bernat and the ensemble Drumming, 'Horizonte ondulado' illustrates the application of the creative thinking of José Manuel López López (1956) to the timbral and dynamic potential of percussion instruments and their implications in the temporal dimension of the musical material....