8’; 4 vln or 4 vla or 4 vc or 4 db

dx/dt recontextualizes music notation as a position versus time graph. Utilizing a unique Pythagorean tuning system where 4 instruments cover a full 12 note series of perfect 5ths, this piece can be performed on 4 violins, 4 violas, 4 cellos, or 4 double basses. Only open strings and natural harmonics are used throughout the piece, through which delicate and pure sounds immerse the listener.


Recorded in 2020 by violinist Austin Wulliman.

Selected for Score Follower FMS21 Fall.