Primal culture I for four percussionists (1988)
Duration: 19:00 (9:00, 6:00, 4:00)
Movements: 1: 'Initation', 2: 'Song of the wind', 3: '3 + 4 = 12 (ritual)'
Instrumentation: Percussion quartet
Solo instruments: Percussion
Additional remarks: In three movements, archaic possibilities of the percussion are broached: Movement 1 culminates after the cleft beginning (with horns) in an addition crescendo. Movement 2 uses only metal sounds and whispering. Movement 3 a figure ritual, the 3rd and 4th structures repetitiv is mounted.