This single-movement piece has a hard edged driven quality. The character is both mournful and powerfully angry. The Montana Music designation, which I used for a number of pieces, came about during my early years of living in Montana. I felt a strong energy in the land, a warning voice, not a quiet one.
Remarks given before a performance of Montana Music: Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano. Music is specifically healing. I know that I am alive today, and essentially well, because of it. Healing through music is [...]