In the Moment was first performed by Julian Clef on the 19th of June 2011 at the Carole Nash Recital Room at the RNCM.
As the light fades and silence falls,
the complex map of dots and lines stare back fiercely.
You stop and close your eyes
until the heart ceases its pounding and breathing calms.
Only then does the mind stop its endless wandering.
The first note cuts through and the world changes.
Body, mind and sound suddenly fuse in perfect unity.
Time itself seems to freeze, as if it too is lost in sound.
Then the pages run out, like a fire without fuel.
The world begins to refocus,
and in an instant the moment is gone.
This is the recording from the premiere performance by Julian Clef.
In the Moment - Rachel Pank
In the Moment was performed by Julian Clef on the 5th of March 2012 at the Carole Nash Recital Room at the RNCM as part of the North West New Music Festival.
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