Return to Giverny
Revisiting a Familiar Place of Memories
for clarinet & cello
Duration: 1 minute
Demo recording: Return to Giverny Return to Giverny
Return to Giverny was composed in 2012 for clarinetist Thomas Piercy and cellist Suzanne Mueller who gave the world premiere performance on July 22, 2012. It was inspired by the painting "Giverny Revisited" as a reflection on revisiting memories of a familiar place.
The video above is from the November 8, 2013, concert performance by Cross Island (Suzanne Mueller, cello, and Sandy Tepper, clarinet) at the South County Library, Long Island, New York.
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Sheet music for Return to Giverny is available from Art of Sound Music.
Premiere July 22, 2012, by Thomas Piercy and Suzanne Mueller at Old Westbury Gardens, Old Westbury, NY
April 28, 2013, Thomas Piercy and Suzanne Mueller at the Jan Hus Church, New York, NY
July 7, 2013, by Suzanne Mueller and Sandy Tepper at Old Westbury Gardens, Old Westbury, New York.
November 8, 2013, by Suzanne Mueller and Sandy Tepper at the South Country Library, Long Island, New York
April 5, 2014, by Ralph Coleman, clarinet, and Sonja Schoeppel, cello, at the Carling Hotel, Jacksonville, Florida, in the Finals of the Boathouse Cello Choir Composition Contest.