Trees (2009/10)

Four C flutes, alto flute, and bass flute. 7 mins.

Arrangement for two oboes and harpsichord. 7 mins.

Trees was originally scored for six-part flute choir, commissioned by the San Francisco State University Flute Choir, which premiered the first movement in 2009 as part of a program of music by American composers. The work was later arranged for two oboes and harpsichord.

Performance History

Heather Shelley and Paul Lueders, oboe; Sojourner Hodges, harpsichord. New England Conservatory, Williams Hall, Boston MA, 2/22/10.

San Francisco State University Flute Choir. Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library, Civic Center, San Francisco CA, 5/15/09.

Nell with Heather Shelley, Paul Lueders, and Sojourner Hodges in 2009.