In terms of technique, Invocation explores variations on a theme and octatonic modality. Expressively, the intention is the feeling of striving earnestly to summon something forth, to coax something into a tangible form. A creation about creating….
Invocation was premiered by Duo Cordei (Janna Sailor, violin, and Albertina Chan, harp) and Liam Hockley, clarinet at Pyatt Hall March 26, 2015.
Duration: 12 minutes
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, clarinet in A.