40 composers. 16 musicians. the music box project.
"Live Review: the music box project." by Antonia Zappia, CutCommon Mag
"40 composers create astounding and mesmerizing music" by Lliane Clarke, classikON
the music box project. presents a concert in 2 parts "project: in 4." - bringing together composers, performers and listeners alike for a night of collaboration at the Glebe Justice Centre on March 4th 2015.
part one: in 4.
in response to Terry Riley's "in C.", a quartet of quartet (feat. 16 upcoming Sydney musicians) will be premiering a new, collaborative work "in 4." - 40 cells of music by 40 composers from around the world. this work has been curated by the tmbp. team. learn more, listen and download the score here.
part two: in C.
Terry Riley's in C., is a piece written for any number of humans, playing any number of instruments. The work is made up of 53 cells of written music, repeated any number of times - as determined by each performer.On the night we're asking you to join in and perform this awesome work. If this is your scene, download the music below, grab your instrument and be ready to play alongside our ensemble. We will have transposed scores printed for you to use on the night. Power/power boards will also be supplied. Bring a music stand if you can!
quartet of quartets
Pete Leung (sop sax), Liz Cheung (fl), Natasha Effendy (cl), Laura Andrew (al sax), Joe Lisk (tp/fgh), Paul Meo (tpt), Harry Burgess (tbn), Jackson Bankovic (tbn), Ciara Frame (perc), Harry Day (drums), Elizabeth Jigalin (pno), Milan Monk (vib), Joe Manton (el bass), Danica Hobden (el gtr), Jane Aubourg (el vln), Wilbur Whitta (el keys).