For Ack

I’m sad to say Ack van Rooyen died yesterday (1/1/1930 – 11/18/2021). He was a big inspiration to us all. I wrote and record this song in 2014 as a tribute to him.

It’s recorded on a van Laar Oiram model Ack. It’s written for 4 flugelhorns and bass clarinet (Tini Thomson).