Fluxus, Lift

Fluxus, Lift (2013) for electronics



This piece belongs to the cycle Fluxus, whose pieces are inspired by elements of physics and in which musical elements that relate to certain physical phenomena related to fluid mechanics are developed. Other pieces of this cycle are Fluxus, Dimensionless sound for flute and electronics (commissioned by Festival for the Liberation of Sound and Image, Paris, 2012), Fluxus, Transitional Flow (commissioned by Festival Primavera, Portugal, 2013), among other compositions in progress. This particular piece uses recorded sounds of aircrafts in the Aero Club of Torres Vedras and synthesis techniques used to simulate types of sounds that relate to the idea of ​​"Lift" in a perspective of aerodynamics and music. The piece was premiered at the Festival Monaco Électroacoustique 2013.