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Gadhafi's Betrayal (video version)

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This is a piece written for a small ensemble of Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Flute, French Horn and Percussion in harmonic series tuning using a section from harmonic 12 to 30 reduced to an octave tuning of 15 steps.

This piece is written in response to Gadhafi sending fighter jets to bomb Lybia’s own citizens.

The score was realized in Sonar X1 and Garritan Personal Orchestra 4

details and PDF score

Guest said

Very affecting. Powerful stuff, Mr V.

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Norm said

You know, that photo really says it all. Good grief! Nice work here, Chris!

Guest said

I love the way it begins with the strings and the other instruments are worked in later. A very sombre piece indeed.

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Rick Phillips said

Tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet we have this consolation with us, that the harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph…. Thomas Paine.