Im(Ex)pressions (1995)
1. the hours rise up
2. ! O (round) moon
3. i was considering how
4. writhe and gape
5. diminutive
6. featherrain
7. (im)c-a-t(mo)


percussion ensemble and two readers
Text: e.e. cummings
Duration: 20 minutes

Premiere: University of Minnesota Percussion Ensemble, Ferguson Hall, University of Minnesota, under the direction of Fernando Meza, May 17, 1996

Program notes:  Drawing selections from the poetry of e.e. cummings, this set of seven pieces musically depicts cummings' experimentation with syntactic, semantic and typographical aspects of language.

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