Flights Martin S. Gotfrit

The title plays with the ambiguity of the word: referring to both the act of fleeing and of flying and the synonym for a set of stairs. The composition was entirely derived from only two recordings: the interior of a passenger aircraft landing in Bahrain and the composer running down an office building stairwell. Commissioned by the CBC as a reflection upon Sept. 11th, 2001. Completed August 2002.

  • Year of composition: 2002
  • Duration of the submitted work: 4:59

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