Over the Summer of 2019, Northern Illinois University School of Music Percussion and Composition Faculty, Students, and Alumni composed 4-6 minute works to be rehearsed and premiered in the fall. A loose database of their working concepts can be found here:
As the school year resumed rehearsals took full swing in a number of makeshift ensemble setups as well as a few trips from NIU (DeKalb, IL) to the Mr. Himmelfarb's home/studio in Spring Green, WI to rehearse on the sculpture itself.