Tomàs Peire Serrate




Hourglass (2017)

for string quartet

Duration 6’30”

Premiered during the Highscore Music festival by the Quartetto Indaco at the Chiesa di Santa Maria di Canepanova, Pavia, on August 15th, 2017.

Eleonora Matsuno, violin
Jamiang Santi, violin
Francesca Turcato, viola
Cosimo Carovani, cello

Program Notes

Hourglass is inspired by the symbolism behind the time measuring device: its inevitability, the simultaneous presence of past and future or the different speed rates at which the inner contained material moves.

Score available at:

Theodore Front Musical Literature – Hourglass