Cantus Curatio III (Healing Melody No.3)

piccolo solo

Cantus Curatio III (Healing Melody III, 2008) for piccolo solo is dedicated to victims who are diagnosed with diabetes.It consists of four sections; each section comprises a mixture of fast staccato lines and legato passages; Also B, C and D sections contain contrast between time sense and timelessness by alternating tempi, often changes of time signature, and non-retrograde rhythms.Primary pitch materials are three octatonic scales.

Instrumentation: piccolo solo

Duration: 7min (original)/ 5 min (shorter)

Premiere:

Feb 11, 2009 Julee Kim, Faculty Recital, Eastfield College, Mesquite, Dallas, TX, USA