Duet was written for Duo Tempo Dificile (Mexico) and premiered at the 2011 San Miguel de Allende Chamber Music Festival.  Since the two instruments share a similar range, they are ideally suited to the dialogue featured in this short work.  A casual conversation turns to argument, only to end in agreement.

Instrumentation: bassoon and cello

Duration: ca. 2’30”

Year composed: 2011

Galina Kiep, bassoon

Eva Lymenstull, cello