INFLUENCES

John Luther Adams

We consider Adams’ utility of nature to profoundly influence his works as inspirational

Charles Ives

Ives’ unfinished ‘Universe Symphony’ is based around the bold conception of representing the entirety of the universe from past to present to future.

Indian classical music

The system for generating rhythmic patterns is called ‘Tala’. We will utilise some of these principals to generate cycles of music which will reflect the complex and cyclical nature of tectonic and magmatic processes on Earth.