TANTRIC CYCLE (2004-2010)

7 compositions with the Orient as a source of inspiration




1) THE SEVEN CHAKRAS (2004)
for string quartet and electronics

In 2009 Wim Henderickx wrote a version of THE SEVEN CHAKRAS for saxophone quartet and electronics, of which 2 Chakras were recorded on CD by the Amstel Quartet in 2011.
www.amstelquartet.nl

2) MAYA'S DREAM (2005)
for oboe and instrumental ensemble


3) NADA BRAHMA (2005)
for soprano, instrumental ensemble and electronics
hermesensemble.be
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4) VOID (SUNYATA) (2007)
for 5 singers, instrumental ensemble and electronics (music theatre)

Four seperate duos resulted from this production:

AIR for soprano, flute and electronics

FIRE for baritone, violoncello and electronics

WATER for baritone or mezzo-soprano, clarinet and electronics

EARTH for mezzo-soprano, violin and electronics

In 2009 an electronic composition resulted form VOID (SUNYATA) - in collaboration
with Jorrit Tamminga - namely SHRI YANTRA

In 2011 the four duos were recorded as THE FOUR ELEMENTS
on the CD 'Disappearing in Light' for mezzo-soprano, instrumental ensemble and electronics with HERMESensemble and Wim Henderickx as the conductor
hermesensemble.be
or www.amazon.co.uk

5) DISAPPEARING IN LIGHT (2008)
for mezzo-soprano, viola, alto flute and percussion has also been recorded on the CD with HERMESensemble (2011)
hermesensemble.be
or www.amazon.co.uk

In 2010 Wim Henderickx wrote a version of DISAPPEARING IN LIGHT
for trumpet, viola, alto flute and percussion

The 2 MANTRAS (2012) also emanated from this work in a version for soprano and for mezzo soprano (+ electronics)


6) TEJAS (What does the sound of the universe look like?) (2009)
for orchestra
This work has been recorded by the Royal Flemish Philharmonic on the CD 'Tejas & other Orchestral Works' (2011)
www.defilharmonie.beĀ 


7) MUDRA (2010)
for instrumental ensemble (12 musicians)




RECORDINGS

Available with Wim Henderickx

SCORE

Norsk Musikforlag (publisher)





INSTRUMENTATION / EXTRA INFORMATION

Tantric Cycle (2004-2010)






RETROSPECTRE