Gardens of Stone

Program Notes

This work is based on the poem of the same title by Canadian writer André Alexis. All basses may all be amplified with pick-up microphones or microphones.

gardens of stone

out of silence, to another silence from sun and water, dry white salt. time moves like that, crest to crest, and our selves, yours and mine, are what is left from sea?

© 1997 André Alexis, permission of author to use poem


Audio / Visual


Darmstadt New Music Festival (Germany)
Los Angeles
University of Southern California
April 28, 2012
Misfits & Hooligans Show
Beyond Baroque
Venice, California


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