Spiral for viola with delay
The viola soloist becomes an ensemble through looping, but in intricate ways that involve hockets and overlapping harmonics.
This Single Moment for violin and piano
Capturing a particular instance seared in the memory from walking to primary school on a sunlit spring day, this short work is a meditative reflection on the fleeting moments that make up our lives. Robert Davidson was commissioned by 4MBS Festival of Classics to compose this duo for Jonny Ng and Fern Ong, who play it here in a loungeroom recording.
Jump for bass clarinet
This piece jumps all over the range of the very flexible bass clarinet, in an attempt to make a single instrument sound like a group.