La Distanza Della Luna (2018)

Instrumentation: Flute and alto saxophone

Duration: 6'

Commissioned by: Colshire Winds (Steve Carmichael and Karen Judkins)

Movements: One movement

Program Note: La Distanza Della Luna is based on the short story of the same name by Italo Calvino. Throughout the course of the piece the two instrumentalists gradually physically separate on stage, mirroring the central premise of Calvino's fable. The world premiere was given by the commissioning duo at the 2018 North American Saxophone Alliance Biennial Conference at University of Cincinnati College - Conservatory of Music on March 11, 2018.

Score Sample/Purchase: Not available at this time