Open instrumentation: 12, 8, or 4 instruments
Rose21 is an experimental piece in 2 parts exploring the idea of phase invented by Steve Reich. Each of the four instruments group has its own tempo. It has to be played with four phasing click tracks sent from a Max patch.
The instrumentation of this piece is open, i.e. can be played by any instrument as long as they can play the notes. The recorded version presented here is for 8 alto saxophones and 4 double basses.