Tag: Samuel Smith

Smith – Dark Colours

Samuel Smith’s atmospheric wind quintet, Dark Colours, pushes the boundaries of colour and texture in new and unexpected ways.

Written in 2019 for the Melbourne Recital Centre’s 10th anniversary celebrations, Samuel Smith’s Dark Colours explores the sounds of the wind quintet in a particularly unique way. The composer writes the following: “dark colours finds its meaning and purpose in the assemblage of colours visible behind closed eyes. Appropriately then, it explores an interior, hushed, and […]

Smith – performance insights for Dark Colours

Samuel Smith chats about how performers can approach his wind quintet, Dark Colours.

Smith – introducing Dark Colours

Sam Smith introduces his wind quintet, Dark Colours.