Christin Schillinger performs Jenni Brandon’s “Double Helix for Bassoon and Piano” at Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY on February 8, 2020, 7:00 PM at the Hockett Family Recital Hall. Dr. Schillinger accompanist is Dr. Diane Birr, piano. Dr. Schillinger is an Assistant Professor of Performance Studies (Bassoon) at Ithaca College. Previously, she has held positions with […]
“Double Helix” for bassoon and piano work is inspired by the sculpture of the same name by Long Beach, California sculptor Susan Hawkins. This sculpture (pictured on the cover of this score) depicts two separate figures dancing around each other, weaving their stories but never touching. The bassoon and the piano become these two dancers, gracefully moving across a stage to tell the story of this beautiful sculpture.
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