Queen of Heaven featured on Composer’s Toolbox

Nice write-up by Dan Lis exploring juxtaposed time scales and repetition, harmony, and notation in Queen of Heaven over at Composer’s Toolbox. Read it here.

“Cultivate a tranquil activity and an active tranquillity.”
Carlo Giuseppe Quadrupani, “Light and Peace” 14.5

“You are ever active, yet always at rest.” (addressing God)
St. Augustine, “Confessions” I.4

“No purposes. Sounds.”
John Cage, “Experimental Music: Doctrine”