Excursio Aestiva (Summer Excursion)

Instrumentation: Piano Duo (Four Hands) Score Sample (PDF)

Duration: 7:00

Program Notes:

This piece was composed for the Arizona-based 4|2|1 Piano Duo, Dian Baker and Eckart Sellheim, who premiered the work in October 2016. Written in a modified sonata form and featuring stylistic elements of both jazz and romantic music, Excursio Aestiva is a musical essay on the brightness and joy of a long excursion in the great outdoors on a summer day.