A droll duet / duel about closeness, connection and greed with forks, knives and spoons. Commissioned by Ariadne Greif, for the dynamic duo Dhegrae & Digression – Lucy Dhegrae and Ariadne Greif with text by Phillis Levin. For two voices, many deskbells and about forty pounds of silverware.
Presented by Flushing Town Hall, as part of my Exploring the Metropolis / Con Edison Composer Residency Jan – June, 2020.
Well this pandemic thing is really dragging on and ruining my lifestyle. Wait, is that the sound of our society crumbling? Anyway, this came to mind: