FOR JAMES OESI
For James Oesi is a piece commissioned by Gaudeamus Muziekweek, Grachtenfestival and November Music.
This work is part of the pieces dedicated to flamenco voice research, being the double bass the responsible to execute this a capela song, directly related with saetas and tonás.
For James Oesi was premiered on August 15th, 2019 at Zuid-Afrika Huis (Amsterdam) during Grachtenfestival, and performed by James Oesi. The revised version was performed for the first time on February 24th, 2024 at Music (Arnhem) during the Andriessen Festival.
Video created by Mateja Drev