A Different Infinitenes


Program Note

commissioned by loadbang
for bass clarinet, trumpet, trombone, baritone, and playback

Part I
and latitude experienced forever
not composed
years would be days

let months and years
a different infiniteness
dissolve in time

Part II
exhale in years of nows
[The text is a cut-up poem on Emily Dickinson’s “Forever — is Composed of Nows —”]

About Scott Worthington

Scott Worthington is a double bassist and composer based in Los Angeles. Active as a chamber, recording, orchestral, and solo artist, his work as a performer has been called “masterful…