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This work is available from Boosey & Hawkes for the world.

World Premiere
1/18/2008
Merkin Concert Hall, New York, NY
Donald Palma, double bass / Speculum Musicae
Composer's Notes

The contrabass has always interested me for its special tone color and range. Having written solos for it in several pieces, I decided to write this for the instrument alone.

It was composed during June 2007 for the outstanding performer Don Palma.

— Elliott Carter

Reproduction Rights:
This program note may be reproduced free of charge in concert programs with a credit to the composer.

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Donald Palma
Bridge Records 9314 A/B

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