For most of the piece, the strings play a series of ostinati, unsynchronized with the pulse of the rest of the ensemble. The other instruments take turns playing duets accompanied by the strings.
The Four Caprices are meant to be concise pieces of contrasting affects, allowing the clarinet to be colored by a wide range of percussion.
The title Binge came when I realized the timeline of the piece matched thetimeline of a typical over-indulgence: The piece begins with a long period of energetic excess, treating all of the instrum
Depiction of Restlessness is a short, fast-paced piece for orchestra.
My Two Recitatives should be thought of as a set of two rhapsodic solo pieces with accompaniment.