AROMATIC (2016) - for viola and piano
Premiere: Tonya Burton Master's Recital, Houston, TX, Feburary 11th, 2016
Duration: ca. 9 min
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.