for saxophone quartet(2016)
|Commission||Commissioned by New Thread Quartet|
|Premiere||June 6, 2016; University Settlement, New York City; New Thread Quartet|
|Instrumentation||soprano sax, alto sax, tenor sax, baritone sax|
The idea of “world” is very much a human idea. If we think about the end of the world we still most likely imagine a planet being there (though perhaps a radically transformed planet). In writing Without World I tried to imagine a musical landscape that is without the human idea of “world“.
- Scott Wollschleger