the(oo)is

  (2014)

Synopsis

A setting of the eponymous E. E. Cummings poem.

No. 62 in the 100 Poems project.

Duration variable: 15-45″

Notation is similar to that of Earle Brown’s Four Systems, though the(oo)is may be read in only one direction. Pitches and individual note durations are indeterminate, though both parts are to be kept in relation to one another.