originally for contrabass flute • duration 3:00.
Written in 2013. Bass flute version premiered 2013.
Versions available for other low wind and brass instruments (including contrabassoon and tuba).
Asdaa (Arabic for "echoes") is inspired by the painting "Mosque of the Citadel, Cairo" by Albert Goodwin:
The piece was written for the Aberdeen Art Gallery, for the gallery's concert as part of the sound festival. The wonderful new music-specialized flutist Richard Craig performed the piece next to the painting.