Overtone Etude

This is the score for the Overtone Etude I composed after examining chordal structures in the overtone scale.
Listen to the recording here.
Although the voice does not change the fundamental pitch, the chords of the guitar suggest different tonalities. So, while the overtone melody is quite simple, the complex harmony adds some subtlety and deepness.

Enjoy to try it out!

For all those who are unfamiliar with notation for overtone singing: the lower pitch in the score for voice shows the fundamental pitch which is sung while the upper pitch shows the partial (overtone) that is emphasized by the overtone singing technique. The numbers refer to the number of the respective partial that is emphasized. Got it? If not, don´t hesitate to ask…

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