Medium/Advanced Multi-Percussion w/ Electronic Accompaniment Solo
Instrumentation: Kick Bass Drum, 2 Toms, Snare Drum, Bongos, Splash Cymbal.
ââ¬â¹Chakalaka is an energetic solo for multi-percussion and electronic accompaniment. Heavily influenced by the music of electronic artists such as Andrew Bayer and Mat Zo, Chakalaka combines elements from a variety of sub-genres - ranging from glitch-hop to drum 'n' bass and progressive trance - through the conglomeration of shimmering synths, driving bass lines, and funky rhythms, all outlined by the acoustic sounds from the soloist. The title refers to the motif presented throughout the piece, which is established within the work's opening measures.