The Stanford Laptop Orchestra – Twilight

This video captures a performance of Ge Wang’s Twilight by the Stanford Laptop Orchestra (SLOrk). The piece is inspired by the science-fiction short story Twilight, by John W. Campbell.

The Stanford Laptop Orchestra (SLOrk) is an ensemble that explores the use of computer technology in a traditional musical context. Their goal is to combine the sonic and compositional possibilities of the computer with the immediacy and energy of a live ensemble performance. Continue reading