Double String Quartet
4 Vln, 2 Vla, 2 Vcl
/ˈɡləʊmɪŋ/ noun: gloaming
1. twilight; dusk."hundreds of lights are already shimmering in the gloaming”
Every sundown and sunrise, there are a multitude of birds that can be heard competing with one another for best song. The initial material for this double string quartet was taken from several recordings of these birdsongs, and then lightly manipulated to create pitches and rhythms.