The Birmingham Groove
for chamber ensemble
ob, hrn, vln, cello, marimba
Recorded in a workshop by the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group at Cambridge University in March 2018.
Description: Written for a workshop with the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, this short piece combines groovy rhythms and changing asymmetrical time signatures. Together, the complex syncopations and cross-layered rhythms form a forward-driving network of musical events that keeps the feet tapping and the mind racing.