In five movements for String Quartet and electronics
The title refers to the word pyroxene. Igneous-rock-forming silicate minerals, that vary in color from white to dark green or black.
For best results use clip-on microphones for each instrument. DPA 4099 mics. are preferred. If not using a clip-on mic. then use a condenser mic. located near the body of the instrument.
A strong red spotlight located on the floor around the performers is preferred.
Smoke can also be added. If not available then red-colored spotlights from the ceiling can be used, surrounding the string quartet.
Pyrox 2nd. movement (score)Pyrox-II-w_Instructions-1
Pyrox 2nd. movement (illustrative video)
Pyrox 3rd. movement (score)Pyrox-III-Score-w.instruction
Pyrox 3rd. movement (illustrative video)
Pyrox 4th. movement (score)Pyrox-4th.-movement-w.instructionB4
Pyrox 4th. movement (illustrative video)
Pumices 5th. movement (score)Pyrox-5th.-movement-w.Instr_.B4
Pumices 5th. movement (illustrative video)