On paper is a work that seeks to reflect the composer's interpretation of the various uses and unique characteristics of this most common of all items: paper. Take a flight through this imaginative & exciting new work, sure to engage and thrill audience & performer alike!
**Named a finalist in 2022 Juilliard Composing Inclusion Initiative (with public acknowledgement by the Sphinx Organization, and the New York Philharmonic). The work can be heard in its entirety here.
On Paper: Duets For Flute & Clarinet (Grade 6)
Title: "On Paper"
Orchestration: Chamber music
Difficulty: Grade 6
Duration: 8 Minutes
Instrumentation: Flute, Clarinet
Notes on the work:
On Paper is a work that seeks to express a few thoughts that occurred to the composer, whilst ruminating on a rather common item, paper. Each movement takes as its subject a different iteration of the word, rendered in musical language.
Commissioned by Shauna Kay Thompson, Corey Mackey, Texas Christian University, & the Texas Music Educators Association. Now available as a complete set, this work will also be made available as independent movements￼ (varying difficulty levels￼).
- Paper Airplanes (Grade 6)
- Scratch Paper (Grade 4)
- Wallpaper (Grade 3)
- Paper Cuts (Grade 5 & 1/2)