for a viola, a sampler and sound installation with experimental lighting. Version 1993 Commission by CARTES

The title JJ’s Usuyuki comes from a beautiful set of paintings by the American artist Jasper Johns, to whom this piece is dedicated.
Usuyuki  means “Thin Snow” in Japanese.

Sampled violin sounds: Jukka Rantamäki/Tapiola Sinfonietta

Lighting work: Tarja Ervasti
DrivoPhone ( pipe speakers) designed by Jari Kauppinen

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