In Seaspray, Barefoot
for violin & piano
and for violin or clarinet or flute with guitar
Denise Stillwell, violin, & Yumi Suehiro, piano: Click for Audio In Seaspray, Barefoot
In Seaspray, Barefoot imagines a young person running down from sand dunes into the ocean and being chased by the waves back up into the dunes, in a playful dance.
Composed in March 2012, the piece was premiered September 9, 2012, by Denise Stillwell, violin, and Yumi Suehiro, piano, on the Composer's Voice concert series at the Jan Hus Church, New York City.
Originally composed for violin & piano, alternate arrangements are available for tuba & piano, clarinet & piano, euphonium & piano, flugelhorn & piano and flute & piano. The flute & piano arrangement includes alternate versions for C flute and alto flute. The tuba & piano arrangement was premiered by Benjamin Vokits and Andrew Pak on September 28, 2014, on the Composer's Voice concert series at the Jan Hus Church, New York City (see video at right).
A guitar accompaniment is also available for violin, clarinet or alto flute in an arrangement by Rodrigo Baggio.