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E:Vespers

E:Vespers

Commissioned by KcEMA and Quadrivium.

E: Vespers is a single-channel video collaboration with visual artist Rebecca Dolan. The audio, it is part of a series of works composed for a variety of electronics and live instruments inspired by the aural trajectory of an eclipse.  The video is part of a series focused on the horizon as a point of locus and grounding.

An eclipse is the obscuration of light, an emotional reduction or loss of splendor, status, and/or a reputation that forces us to examine our mortality. Ironically, in this space, magnetism and opposition join – awe and fear combine to create a truly phenomenal example of the interconnectedness of experience.

Duration: 10 minutes

E: Vespers from Mara Gibson on Vimeo.