About this work:
African Plains combines various rhythmic ostinatos with a through-composed melodic voice.
- Michael Robinson, December 1999, Lahaina
© 1999 Michael Robinson All rights reserved
Year composed: 1994
Ensemble type: Electronic Instruments and Sound Sources:Live Electronic Sound Sources
Instrumentation: ,1 Computer/Laptop soloist(s), ,1 Sampler (Keyboard/Other) soloist(s)
Instrumentation notes: A computer and sound module are programmed to perform the fully notated composition in real time. African Plains is voiced with samples of the following acoustical timbres using equal temperment tuning: acoustic guitar, xylophone, marimba and percussion.