Noctilucent

Part a of joint project by the Arizona State University’s Symphony Orchestra and Wind Ensemble.
Ensembles directed by: Jeffery Meyer and Jason Caslor
Music composed by: Jordan Nobles

Glockenspiel: Justin Kang, Angelita Ponce, Austin Vigesaa
Crotales: Lola Pardee
Tubular Bells: Ethan Fox, Kaileigh Frye
Vibraphone: Jake Krejsta, Ethan Fox, Kaileigh Frye
Marimba: Angelita Ponce, Austin Vigesaa
Piano: Alison Hsieh, Stephen Kuebelbeck
Video and audio recording: Chris Goulet

These videos are to be played simultaneously, in any order, in any number. They sound together to create your own setting of Noctilucent. You can start or stop the videos as you wish, listen to many or a few. Each listening experience is unique.

Listening suggestions: try playing videos in the same column or same row, or two adjacent columns, or any combination you choose. Please note that viewing multiple videos is not supported on mobiles or iOS devices.  

This project is comprised of four compositions for a spatialized (or isolated) ensemble, one for each section of the orchestra/band and inspired by a different type of cloud:

Asperitas – for WIND ensemble: redshiftmedia.org/asperitas
Cumulonimbus – for BRASS ensemble: redshiftmedia.org/cumulonimbus
Noctilucent – for PERCUSSION ensemble: redshiftmedia.org/noctilucent
Cirrostratus – for STRING orchestra: redshiftmedia.org/cirrostratus