Alternations, Opus 91

for B-flat Clarinet and Bassoon
by Ivar Lunde, Jr.


Alternations was written specifically for Richard and Krisitine Fletcher, members of the Wisconsin Woodwind Quintet, and has been recorded by them on the HEMERA label, HCD 2930, which is distributed internationally by Musikkoperatørene AS in Norway, <>.

The CD is also available from Skyline Publications/Skyline Studios for $15.00 plus shipping. The publication is shipped with two scores.

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The composition features several sections alternating in tempo and style. Sometime multiphonics and special effects are incorporated. However, the tonal language is free-tonal for the most part. The two excerpts on the left are good examples of the diversity found in the composition.