1st Prize, Graham Sommer Competition 2018

Quicksilver

An attempt to synthesize solid and liquid
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Quatuor Molinari & Sara Laimon
It cannot be properly termed a metal, but rather a metallic water; but it is called a metal for this reason, because, by means of Alchemy it is brought to a solid substance and into a metallic colour, sometimes being fixed and sometimes not fixed. It can only be known as the chief material of Alchemists, who are able from it to make gold, silver, copper, etc. […]
- Theophrastus von Hohenheim (Paracelsus), The Economy of Minerals

McGill University
2018
String quintet
14 min
Composer
Compositeur
Komponist

Quicksilver

McGill University
2018
String quintet
14 min
Quatuor Molinari & Sara Laimon
An attempt to synthesize solid and liquid
1st Prize, Graham Sommer Competition 2018