Actual Reality maps the time of a chamber music performance and supplies visual cues for musicians on and off stage to respond to: a spinning flute, a laser-struck stargazer lily, and lights mapped onto the front page of the July 5th, 2011 Los Angeles times fireworks report.
Actual Reality is a three part video that accompanies a music composition of the same title by Luke Fischbeck.
The score is written for an ensemble that includes bassoon, cloud chamber bowl, computer, and flutes that rove the concert hall.
video and chamber music, 16min.
Performed at Redcat, Los Angeles Sept 6-9, 2011 as part of the NOW festival