clarinet, violin, cello, piano
2012; 7 minutes
Composed for the Aspen Summer Music Festival
First performance: Harris Concert Hall, Aspen, July 2012. Other performances by Boston Musica Viva, SOLI Chamber Ensemble (San Antonio), and Norbotten NEO (Sweden). Selected for the 2015 Intimacy of Creativity Festival, Hong Kong.
Recorded by musicians from the Curtis Institute of Music.
"Prickly, dissonant and harmonically restless, with a lyrical impulse. It covers a wide affective gamut — sometimes tender or mournful, sometimes violent, sometimes giddily propulsive."
– Mike Greenberg (Incident Light, San Antonio)
"A study in multiple moods."
– Andrew Sigler (NewMusicBox)