Slovenska filharmonija, Marjana Kozina Hall, Ljubljana
Robert Aitken, flute / Jurij Jenko, bass clarinet / Coline-Marie Orliac, harp /
Trije glasbeniki (Three musicians) was composed as a gift to the Slovenian musicians that have organized a large festival of my music in November, 2011 in Ljubljana. It is a piece for Harp, Flute and Bass Clarinet, and is dedicated to the three musicians (Erica Goodman, harp; Robert Aitken, flute; Virgil Blackwell, bass clarinet) who will present the World Premiere at this festival.
— Elliott Carter
March 17, 2011
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"...a daringly episodic trio..."
— Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times