(Audio is a midi realization scored for bassoon)
(Audio is a midi realization as scored for bassoon)
Recording of the bass clarinet version is from the 3/25/18 Vent Nouveau NYC concert, performed by Sam Kaestner, bass clarinet.
(Score link is for bass clarinet version)
Audio is a recent concert performance by Vent Nouveau, with Katrina Owens, flute; Kristen Mather, clarinet; Briana Lehman, bassoon.
Audio features flute version concert performance by 2Flutes: Laura Falzon & Pamela Sklar
Two movements with only a brief pause between.
In a contemplative mood… a lingering premonition that something may not be what it seems and must be reconsidered on a deeper level.
II. Amidst Confusion
The interplay of oboe and flute represents an emotional struggle that cannot be easily resolved amidst prevailing confusion.
Tangents derives its name from divergent musical lines that seem to arrive and depart from a musical center, much like fragments of thoughts that tangentially pass through conversations.