1. The Source. A virtuosic movement for the cello in a spirited dialogue with the piano
2. Emergence. The cello has a dramatic soliloquy with encouragement from the piano.
3. Imago. ‘Tempo di tango’ opens the 3rd movement leading into a swift, vibrant duo that concludes with a recap of ‘tempo di tango’.
Commissioned for the Carnegie Recital Hall debut of Elizabeth Dolin.