On the verge of composed and improvised music, Whim ensemble (Ofer Pelz, prepared piano & Preston Beebe, percussion) creates percussive landscapes by inventing instrument modifications and techniques to build an unusually rich sound world. They place found objects on their instruments to explore complex timbres, textures, and harmonies.
Piece commissioned by ensemble Cairn for the festival Ensemble[s] in Paris. For Violin, Cello, Accordion, and Piano. My work often begins with the search for