Tricolor Capers (1980)
Solo B-flat clarinet - $20
I. Portent – Multiphonic trills and melodic fragments signaling movements 2 and 3
II. Sway – A drunken quarter tone wobble
III. Bop – A jazz-inspired frenzy of notes.
“This piece is to the 80s what Donald Martino’s A Set for Clarinet was to the 50s.”
~ composer Barney Childs