MFA in Music Composition

"Oceano" by David Alm ('17)

“Oceano” is a celebration of the birds living in and around the tiny California beach town of Oceano. The musical material mimics and emulates the many natural world sounds emanating from the habitats of six particular shorebird species.

Performed by The City of Tomorrow:

  • Elise Blatchford, flutes
  • Stuart Breczinski, oboe and English horn
  • Rane Moore, clarinets
  • Nanci Belmont, bassoon
  • Leander Star, French horn

Performance Date: February 10, 2017