Three fun and contrasting audience-friendly movements.
The original version for Mixed Wind Quintet (Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Trumpet, and Bassoon), commissioned in 2014 by the Chamber Players of the Redwoods.
There is also a version for standard Woodwind Quintet.
I. Winter Rain is vigorous and driving, in 5/8 time.
II. Coastal Fog is slow, dense, and haunting, but highly melodic.
III. Summer Sun is breezy and playful, with a sunny disposition and some mixed meters.
Flute, Oboe, Bb Clarinet, Bb Trumpet, Bassoon
Difficulty: Advanced –
Total Duration: 10:55
I. Winter Rain – 3:05
II. Coastal Fog – 4:40
III. Summer Sun – 3:10