A Man Is a Delicate Flame

Justice Olsson

A Man Is a Delicate Flame

  • Justice Olsson
  • Year of composition: 1997
  • Duration: 3:00
  • Instrumentation: stereo fixed medium
  • Publisher(s): Ymx média
  • Commission: empreintes DIGITALes
  • ISWC: T9033509103

Electroacoustics is the hardest discipline I know. But still, I rubbed my hands, thinking: 3 minutes? Child’s play! Wrong! Suddenly I had 20 minutes of raw material. Ideas. Diagrams. An epidemic. And where to put sound #2? Scalpel, quick! Slice! Slash! Each animalcule now divided into two… Voice (mine); 8-track analog + SMPTE; 2 Yamaha TX16W samplers + Typhoon OS; Logic; spreadsheet to manage the 1500 samples.