Full score, 8 pages; duration ca. 10 min.
Video recording available here
Whenever any of us leave one place for another, we leave something behind. Having lived in four different countries and traveled to two more in the last five years, I often found myself missing aspects of all of them. In “Longing”, these sensations are expressed through the sustained notes and register gaps of the bassoon; I hope every listener can find a part of themselves in it.