AROMATIC (2016) - for viola and piano

Premiere: Tonya Burton Master's Recital, Houston, TX, Feburary 11th, 2016

 

Duration:  ca. 9 min

 

Program Note:

 

Aromatic explores the nature of the scent of jasmine, using open natural harmonic sounds and fifths from the viola in addition to exploring the resonance of the piano and the viola in tandem. The work was composed for Tonya Burton for her first masters’ recital at Rice University.