for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and piano (2021) 8'50"
The person who dives underwater will discover a hidden world, but the one who does not resurface will drown.
Currents describes two conflicting worlds, one glimmering and mysterious while the other jolts forward awkwardly and grotesquely. Both are formed from currents of music flowing from one voice to the next.
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This recording was created as part of the 2021 June in Buffalo Festival, with each performer recording individually and remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic. Ensemble Signal, Brad Lubman, conductor; Kelli Kathman, flute; Adrián Sandí, clarinet; Lisa Moore, Piano; Courtney Orlando, Violin; Lauren Radnofsky, Cello. Sound Engineering, editing, mixing and mastering by Paul Coleman.