Natacha: “…a strange synthesis of schizophrenically sourced sounds, surreptitiously settling cerebrally in the soulful center of solemnity and frivolity…”.
Scott: “I would call them ‘secret’ and it’s about how they are constructed…a strange conceptual synthesis of how a machine would be personal to the point of a secret, almost something naughty…”.
Secret Machines are a series of pieces based around the idea of schizophrenic musical flows cut and connected together to form little musical machines.
No.1 for flute, violin, cello, piano percussion (2008)
No.2 for flute, violin, cello, piano percussion (2008)
No.3 for flute, violin, cello, piano (2008)
No.4 for piano (2008)
No.5 for flute, viola, cello, piano, percussion (2009)
No.6 for piano (2007, revised 2012)