Commissioned by the Scott/Garrison Duo, Shannon Scott, clarinet, Leonard Garrison, flute
This work explores the flow of confluent and divergent energies in heightened states, as if these subtle microworlds were suddenly transformed into a macrovibrant bustling metropolises.
I. Profound – Contemplative, dusky, and ethereal multiphonics.
II. Quirky – Crystalline whimsy, interrupted by occasional boorish outbursts
III. Driving – Triumphant and purposeful, with the performers taking turns leading the action.