In preparation of the New York premiere of Michael Gordon’s Timber at the BAM Fisher, on December 13, 14, and 15, 2012, Mantra Percussion let us be present during one of the rehearsals and kindly answered our questions about the instruments they built and the piece itself.
Purcharse a recording of “Timber” by Slagwerk den Haag on Cantaloupe: http://goo.gl/Pnr5e.
Embedding is cool. Crediting is really cool.
Video + Editing: Thomas Deneuville
Opening animation: Daniel Thompson at DTWebart (http://www.dtwebart.com)
BAM, bang on a can, Mantra Percussion, Michael Gordon, percussion, Timber