for String Quartet
A matter of change:
solid - liquid - gas
This piece is about gradual change and gradual transformation. To put a more vivid imagery to it, it delineates the transition from solid to liquid to gas – the three states of matter. Texture plays an important role here, and the homogeneous sound of the string quartet creates a harmonious blend of timbre…
Or does it? Perhaps not all the time.
performed in Peabody Institute, Friday Noon Concert (Prix d'Été)