Listen: Slang

Performed By: the Verdehr Trio

Clarinet, violin, piano

Duration: 13 minutes

Commissioned By:
Ohio Ballet and Meet the Composer/Choreographer

November 6, 1994 by the Verdehr Trio at Convocation Hall, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Available From:
Oxford University Press, distributed by Goodmusic Publishing. Recordings available SLANG "The Making of a Medium, Vol. 10" The Verdehr Trio Crystal Records CD940 28818 NE Hancock Road, Camas, WA 98607

Composer's Notes:
A one movement work in three sections for clarinet, violin, and piano. The title refers to the use of both jazz and boogie slang and twentieth-century 'new music' slang throughout the composition.

Copyright 1994, Oxford University Press

Score Errata:
Clarinet Part:
mm. 61, 137 and 69, last sixteenth of beat 4 is G-natural

m.153, G-naturals

m.154, third sixteenth of beat 4 is G-natural

m.225, beat 3: play G-natural as printed

m. 283, Piano LH - first D (above staff) should be natural

m. 295, Piano LH - 3rd beat, 2nd 16th, G-nat on bottom and G-flat on top