DANCES OF GREETING (Lower Version Key of C), for bass trombone and percussion (3:23)
Date: November 6, 2015
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"DANCES OF GREETING, composed in 1995, was designed specifically
to 'clear the air' in order to make room for a warm, happy greeting to
be delivered and received...."
- from the "Introduction"
"DANCES OF GREETING represents, to me, the model opening work
for a recital. It immediately engages the attention of the audience and
invites them into the personal world of the performer. A tour-de-force
showpiece that also carries with it airs of innocent simplicity, it has
the remarkable effect of preparing the listener for all the pieces that
will follow while at the same time allowing the soloist to express a variety
of 'welcoming' moods and colors. The atmosphere created in the concert
hall at the conclusion of the piece is stunning - a moment I shall never
- Douglas Yeo, Bass Trombonist, Boston Symphony Orchestra
LISTEN to an MP3 sample of the tenor version premiere recording on "Anew at Home" (CD-12888),
available in the Recordings section of our Catalogue.
Single MP3 available from iTunes.
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