Trio Variations (2009)

Duration: 8:30 minutes

Instrumentation: clarinet, violin, cello

Premiere: June 30, 2009 at Music09 at the Hindemith Music Centre in Blonay Switzerland by Michael Maccaferri, clarinet, Isaac Thompson, violin, and Liz Lee, cello


     Trio Variations is a kind of game of threes. Composed for trio, it is in three large sections, all variations based on a series of major and minor thirds a third apart from each other.