In the Beginning III (Quintet)

1979

[SCORE & PARTS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD] The third in the In the Beginning series of eight major works for various instrumental ensembles, soloists and electronic media.

In the Beginning III (Quintet) (1979 is) for woodwind quintet. It continues exploring the particular harmonic and rhythmic language with stochastic evolution developed in earlier pieces of the series and adds a melodic contour language with tonal and complex chromatic arpeggios. The score was first published in a hand copied version in Soundings, No. 14–15, Soundings Press, Santa Fe, 1986. A new recording by the Los Angeles woodwind quintet, Midnight Winds, is to be released in 2012.