as if to hold the hemispheres of their own heads together (black; dahlia 1)

year: 2013

inst: sop./fl./ob./t. sax./vln/vlc/db

duration: 11 minutes

premiere: january 17, 2014 — stanford university


written for ensemble dal niente

dedicated to matthea harvey


a portion of this work may also be performed as a tenor saxophone & soprano duo, entitled: how we learned to hold hands (black; dahlia 1)