Chaz Underriner

nocturne series: 1

for two electric guitars and field recording. Dedicated to guitarist Nico Couck.  Selected for presentation at The Global Composition Conference in Dieburg, Germany in July, 2012.

This is a paper exploring Japanese ink painting in the 15th century and its relation to field recording practice as exemplified in nocturne series: 1. The paper was published in the Proceedings journal for The Global Composition Conference and includes a passage on performance practice by Nico Couck. Nico will also write a more detailed paper on performance practice issues in nocuturne series: 1 to be released at a later date.