Category Archives: hail

These posts relate to the quartet for double bass titled hail. Check back as this project condensates, evolves, and accretes.

hail

HAIL is a quartet for double bass. The five movements make up a cycle of meters, beginning with eight and subsequently losing an eighth note: seven, six, five, and ending up at four (or back at eight, depending on how you look at it). The first movement has all instruments playing arco. One bass in each subsequent movement switches to … Continue reading hail »