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