Year of composition: 2018

Commissioned & dedicated to Joris Vercruysse, the Bevers Harmonieorkest and his conductor, Bert Decavel.

Length: 25 minutes

Instrumentation: flute with digital extensions & symphonic band

Opus 24 - AA242018


i. the winter storm, hid in the bamboo grove and quieted away

ii. an old pond, a frog jumps in - Splash! 

iii. behind Ise Shrine, unseen, hidden by the fence, Buddha enters Nirvana

iv. spring rain, conveyed under the trees in drops

v. a wild sea - in the distance over Sado, the Milky Way


First performance was given by Joris Vercruysse and the Bevers Harmonieorkest, conducted by Bert Decavel, at 'New Years Concert', Belgium, on January 2020.

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#Haiku - AA242018 as concept.

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