Latin American Electroacoustic Music Collection

alcides lanza, eidesis IV (1977-II), 1977

Recording time: 11 min 20 s.
Instruments: For wind ensemble and tape
Recorded at: Composer' studio and McGill University EMS. Montreal, QC, Canada.

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About this composition:

Written for Robert Gibson and the McGill Wind Ensemble. Premiered by them at Pollack Hall, March 17, 1978.

Eidetic: of, or pertaining to, or constituting visual imagery retained in the memory and easily reproducible with with great accuracy and great detail [from the Greek 'eidos', plus 'etikos']

Tape part realized at the McGill University EMS, sugin materials done with the Le Caine Instruments, plus pre-recorded sounds from the Columbia-Princeton EMC. Recorded by the McGill Wind Symphony.