for score sample in pdf (pages 1-5)
commissioned by: Mette
Leroy and Jamie Cock
funded by: Creative
performances: premiere by Luca Manghi (flute) and Dean Sky-Lucas (piano)
note: orbicularis gradually splinters
and disperses a pitch-limited melodic idea, hinting as it goes at harmonic
ideas that are superfluous to the musical argument.
The orbicularis oris is the facial muscle chiefly used in the playing of woodwinds.