Instrumentation: Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, Marimba, Piano
Duration: ca. 5:00
Premiere: March 14, 2008 :: eighth blackbird (reading session) :: University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre, and Dance :: Ann Arbor, MI
The title, Stomp, refers to a heavy, syncopated dance with some serious attitude—picture a Saturday night jam session—in a barn—featuring a crazed country fiddle band and Jelly Roll Morton’s Red Hot Peppers.