Round 3

Instrumentation:  Trombone

Duration:  Variable

Premiere
6/25/90
Barry Webb, Trombone
Festival of American Music
University of Sheffield, UK

Program Note

Round 3 was commissioned by Barrie Webb for a premiere at the Festival of American Music at the University of sheffield, UK. Barrie and I met at Darmstadt, and I knew he was an amazing improvisor as well as performer.The score consists of improvisatory mosaics, arranged in a large circle.–JS