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30 Composed - John Pitts - Joyful Balaphony
John Pitts
Bristol Collection 1
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Composed Sounds , Burkina Faso , Dynamics , Minimalist , Ostinato , Pitch , Prepared piano , Pulse , Repetition , Structure , Texture , Timbre , World influenced

Bristol 1 #30

Bristol-based composer John Pitts wrote Joyful Balaphony for prepared piano duet in 2013, and it was inspired by traditional balafon music from Burkina Faso. Prepared Piano is a special way of setting up a piano with a variety of objects inside the instrument – on the strings, or between the strings and the pads for...
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