Rare Air


Commissioned for Jean Kopperud's "Rated X" project with pianist Steve Gosling. Premiered 2008-9.

Year Completed


9 minutes


  • Bass Clarinet
  • Piano
  • Electronics

This piece exists in both 4 and 6 channel versions.

Minimum Required Audio Equipment:

  • Computer: Mac running OS X 10.4 or higher
  • Max/MSP version 5.0 or higher
  • Audio Interface with at least 5 inputs/outputs
  • Mixer with at least 5 inputs/outputs
  • At least 4 speakers
  • Headphone amplifier

If Max/MSP is not installed, the performance patch may be executed on the Runtime version available from www.cycling74.com.