version for 12 solo strings: Saarbrücken · Kammerorchester des Saarländischen Rundfunks Saarbrücken · Antonio Janigro, conductor
György Ligeti: The Ligeti Project © 2016 Warner Classics 0825646028580
Ramifications (1968–69) is a quarter-tone piece for twelve solo strings. Six of the instruments are tuned a quarter-tone lower than the other six. The resulting web-like 24-note pitch field abounds in irregular beats produced by interference between the two differently tuned groups of instruments.
© 2001–2003 Teldec Classics & 2004 Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd | Translation: Louise Duchesneau