No.4 of five pieces for the organ
I had two basic assumptions voor this piece. As an experiment I've turned the idea of the finalis and reciting tone upside down. Therefore this melody goes downwards instead of upwards. Second, I didn't give these structurale tones a fixed position. I let them exchange with their surrounding semitones. When we listen to bird song or quran recitations, we don't hear fixed patterns either, it's more about gestures. With this piece I tried to achieve somehting similar.
As I understand it, Slender Man was deliberately created by Eric Knudsen as an internet meme. Slender Man is depicted as a tall and thin boogeyman without face and tentacle-like arms. My main source for this piece was this short documentary on Top5s: