MFA in Music Composition

"wayward pine: sanctum/sawdust /ember/pitch" by Aaron Butler ('16)

The "wayward pine" is a tree that can be camped inside of due to it's naturally occurring hollow base.

This piece takes place in four parts, highlighting the emotional and logistical functions the tree serves to the characters in the fantasy series, "The Sword of Truth," by Terry Goodkind. 

Performed by:

  • Jennifer Choi, violin
  • Mary Rowell, violin
  • Jessica Meyer, viola
  • Ashley Bathgate, cello

Performance Date: August 4, 2016