Rhythm becomes the focus of this work from the opening
measures as a large battery of percussion sets the
stage for the invigorating opening lines in the winds.
Some solo opportunities are offered for your flute,
trumpet, and euphonium, supported by rhythmic ostinato
figures in the upper woodwinds. Orchestration, texture,
and ever changing timbres add to this work's strong
rhythmic drive, making this one piece you will never