Henry in the sky with diamonds _counter-tenor, flute, oboe, clarinet, percussion, violin, viola and cello (2014)

Dopamine, adrenaline and other chemicals seem to have an influence over one’s time perception.
How would Purcell* write on drugs?

….dédiée à tout l’équipe de Royaumont.

(Commande de la Fondation Royaumont)
Créée à l'abbaye le 27 septembre 2014 par Daniel Gloger et l'ensemble Recherche.

 

* this piece is based on Purcell's air "Here the deities approve" from "Welcome to all the pleasures - Ode for St Cecilia's Day 1683"

 

Henry in the Sky with Diamonds on "Nuthing"