Eldad Tsabary (*1969)
A native of Israel, Montreal-based Eldad Tsabary (1969) composes chamber, orchestral, electro-acoustic, and experimental-ambient music. Recent performances include The Electric Rainbow Coalition Festival 2003 (Hanover, USA), Electrolune 2004 (Lunel, France), Most Significant Bytes 2004 (USA), Music Under Construction (New York City), «New Music Days» festival (Istanbul, Turkey), «Primavera en la...
Composed over a period of 3 months in 3 different cities - NewYork, Boston and Jerusalem, HaGuGum is a piece of a capricious nature. «HaGuGum» is not a real word, but rather a phonetic description of the piece’s character. In its quiet, sentimental instants, the piece has, probably, more of a «hagum» feel; in HaGuGum’s energetic moments, however, its exuberant melodies, thick harmonies, broken rhythms, and erratic dynamics form a much more «hagugugum-gugum»-like texture.
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