Commissioned by New Music USA, made possible by annual program support and/or endowment gifts from Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, Helen F. Whitaker Fund, Aaron Copland Fund for Music, and the New York State Council on the Arts.
For string quartet, electronics, optional video (single channel version or multi-channel version)

Year Completed


21 minutes


  • String Quartet
  • Electronics


  • Computer running Max/MSP 6 or higher
  • Audio Interface capable of at least 4 channels of audio

  • Mixer with 4 input channels and 4-8 output channels

  • 4 loudspeakers, 1-2 subwoofers

  • 4 DPA clip-on instrument microphones with wireless transmittersĀ (1 for each instrument in quartet)

  • External reverberation unit

  • 1-2 foot-switches assigned to Violin 2 and/or Viola or 'Cello for triggering

Each of the 169 cues is indicated by numbered boxes in the score.

See electronic support files for speaker arrangement, channel routing andĀ other audio set-up instructions.



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David Felder and Elliot Caplan