Composer: Kerryn Joyce
Instrumentation: 6 concert toms, bongos, 2 snare drums
Grading: A.M.E.B. 8 | ABS 5 (Advanced)
DTKT is an exploration of rhythmic cells for untuned percussion instruments inspired by the vocal sounds of Indian rhythms. The particular rhythmic cell featured here is the Dha Tit Kit Tak (pronounced dha titta kitta takka). The opening explodes with vitality and then it is pure groove to the end.
A complete recording of this work is available on the REVOLUTIONS compact disc. click here to view.