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Orbital Waltz : small jazz ensemble

by Keyna Wilkins (2017)

Audio Sample

Performance by Ephemera Trio from the CD Orbits and riffs

Orbits and riffs


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Orbits and riffs / Ephemera.

Library shelf no. CD 2929 [Not for loan]

Work Overview

This piece was written with the idea of an orbitting satelite in mind. When Ephemera Trio perform it, it's usually accompanied by projections of a NASA satellite being launched into orbit.

Work Details

Year: 2017

Instrumentation: Jazz standard format - so could be 2-4 instruments including a melody instrument (eg saxophone/trumpet/flute) and a chord instruments (eg piano/guitar).

Duration: 3 min.

Difficulty: Advanced — Mostly straight-forward but some of the demi-semiquaver runs could be challenging.

Published by Australian Jazz RealBook


Orbital Waltz


  • In the form/style of: Jazz

Performances of this work

27 Feb 2021: at Ephemera Quartet + Byron Mark Quintet (Foundry616). Featuring Ephemera Quartet.

20 Feb 2020: at EPHEMERA: The Apollo Missions (Johnston St Jazz). Featuring Ephemera Ensemble.

9 Feb 2019: at Ephemera Quartet (Woodburn Creatives).

9 Sep 2018: at Elysian Fields + Ephemera (Camelot (Marrickville)). Featuring Ephemera Trio.

22 Feb 18: Johnson St Jazz (Annandale Arts Centre), Sydney. Featuring Ephemera Trio.

13 Nov 17: Foundry 616 on Nov 13th 2017 for Sydney International Women's Jazz Festival. Featuring Ephemera Trio.

13 Oct 17: Venue 505, Sydney. Featuring Ephemera Trio.

25 May 17: Founry 616, Sydney. Featuring Ephemera Trio.

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