Mending Decay, Cello Chamber Concerto
Mending Decay is a journey of losing and then recovering oneself when consumed by struggle in five movements. I: Degeneracy II. Haziness III. Cognizance IV. Disillusioned V. Emerging. (recording below)
Solo cello is often supported by percussion. Expressing a full range of emotions through contrasts in range, long portamenti, and extended techniques.
Flute/Piccolo (1 Player)
Clarinet in B-flat/Bass Clarinet (1 Player)
Horn in F
Percussion (1 Player): 4 or 5 octave Marimba, Vibraphone, Tubular Bells, Crotales, Cajon, Cymbal, Tom-Toms (more details in score)
Timings: I. Degeneracy -0:00 II. Haziness -2:18 III. Cognizance -4:30 IV. Disillusioned -5:58 V. Emerging -10:17