Push and Pull

Reid, Laura

Composed

2005

Instrumentation

Flexible Ensemble with Keyboard

Scoring

wind, brass, strings, optional tuned perc

Availability

Contact CoMA

About the work

Push and Pull is a piece that was written for CoMA London Ensemble originally. The piece is rhythmic and seeks to look at contrasting rhythmic pulses within a 3/4 time signature and 6/8 cross rhythms.

Technical notes

Piano/percussion lines can be played 8ve higher than written, or played in 8ves depending on the ranges of specific instruments.

All parts can be orchestrated to suit specific ensembles.

Origin

Open Score Call for Pieces 2005