Ab Rae
Kees Van Unen - 1996

Ab Rae was written especially for last year's Rainbow across Europe festival. Studio Instrumental is able to produce any electrical musical process live on stage, and they have much experience in improvised music. Both elements play a vital role in the piece. The score is written as a map, showing directions, lengths, groups of notes to improvise with, although a choice has been made about what sounds to be used. Ab Rae is an adventure, and to have written a piece for, and performed by, Studio Instrumental has been a privilegel