Locomotive

This piece was written during a composition project at the Royal Academy of Music, London, in collaboration with CHROMA ensemble. Melodically and harmonically it is my tribute to jazz music and the progressive rock of Genesis, Zappa and Weather Report.

première: David Josefowitz Recital Hall, Royal Academy of Music, London, UK, 14 February 2016

instrumentation: alto sax, mar, acc, db

duration: c. 10’

performed by CHROMA

saxophone – Christian Forshaw

accordion – Ian Watson

marimba – Steve Gibson

double bass – Ben Russell

Photo @ Michele Gavazza 2009