violin, piano, mixed percussion.
A tribute to the life and legacy of Russian physicist Andrei Sakharov. Commissioned by Scott Eddlemon for the Oak Ridge Civic Music Society's Isotone concert series.
II. Balance of Power
IV. "The truth is never simple" (π)
V. Common Grace (In Memoriam Eskaterina)
Wind sextet, dancers.
In this piece, instrumentalists are widely-spaced on stage to allow for dancers to move around them. During the piece, the players individually move closer together, causing the dancers to expand their movements outward. Margo van Ummerson provided choreography (see also For Margo).