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501—Clarissa Tossin, Ch'u Mayaa
Clarissa Tossin, Ch'u Mayaa
Running time: 18 mins
Sounds include: a wind instrument playing a low, melodious tune overlaid with the silence of nature; crickets, birds chirping and the calls of hawks, roosters and various other animals.
Animal calls continue tune stops; echoes of wind rustling against leaves; fast and rhythmic thump of a heartbeat that amplifies; muffled sound of panting breath; quick, short spurts of wind; rhythmic, low beat of a drum; wind instrument plays sharp tune.
Drum beats at different speeds and pitches; ticking sounds; gunshot-like sounds of thunder throughout that fade into the sound of a heartbeat; thunder overlaid with cacophony of glass and other objects breaking; heart beat stops.