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Acrobats (2018)

For flute, bass clarinet, violin, cello, and piano

Commissioned by The Network for New Music to recognize Linda Reichert’s 33 years of leadership
and vision as Artistic Director
Premiered by The Network for New Music, Philadelphia, PA on 29 April 2018
Flute can be substituted by soprano saxophone, oboe or clarinet; Bass clarinet can be substituted by tenor saxophone or bassoon.
Duration: 6 minutes
The saxophone version was premiered by The Zafa Collective and ~Nois at Fulton Street Collective, on 17 February 2019. Performers were: Brandon Quarles, soprano saxophone, Jordan Lulloff, tenor saxophone, Hannah Christiansen, violin, Audrey Q Snyder, cello, Christopher Narloch, piano


Informal reference recording


Linda Reichert, Artistic Director and co-founder of Network for New Music

Golden Dragon Acrobats

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Augusta Read Thomas work, please contact Nimbus Music Publishing.