email

Evolve

(5-string electric viola and Electronic soundscape).
Total duration ca. 8 minutes (2006)
Published by Activist Music (ASCAP).
Requested in 2006 by violist Martha Mooke.
One movement work. 4 pages, 8.5" x 11".


Also available as:

Vista

(Violin and Electronic soundscape).
Total duration ca. 8 minutes (2005)

Published by Activist Music (ASCAP).
Commissioned in 2005 by violinist Antonio D'Andrea
.
One movement work. 4 pages, 8.5" x 11".

Audio clip performed by Antonio D'Andrea.

"Alex Shapiro's electronically enhanced 'Vista' is a spherical sound universe in whose mysterious ambience the violin conjures up the spirits of nature - meditative and full of reverence."

--------Monika Köhler, Heilbronner Stimme, September 2007

     
View a page of the score
view score
Listen to an audio clip
of Vista, with violin

hear
Watch!

video

Purchase this score

Score and audio track available from Activist Music for $25.00.

buy

 


 

Evolve explores the complete range of the 5-string electric viola with its amplified, soaring heights, and takes a look at an equally broad expanse of dark and hidden emotions.

 

 

Enjoy this video excerpt of violinist Karen Bentley Pollick
rehearsing Vista,
the violin version of Evolve:

 

 
 
Evolve, page 2 D  
Evolve, first page
top S

© 2000-2013 by Alex Shapiro. All rights reserved to design and content.