Instrumentation: big symphony orchestra
“Skrik” developed further into bigger orchestra piece;
The fluctuating motive, made up of two main elements: rising and falling, is associated to the inner struggles of a human, which rise every time more and more, despite suppression. In one moment they reach the highest point. This high point is also suppressed and declines, and then the real culmination:
Every eruption leaves behind itself lava and ash, which gradually become cold and „quiet“. Sharp impulses reducing into „utopian sound“ – a perfection to which is being strived for:
C-major and human voices.