Instrumentation: clarinet, piano
Duration: 8 minutes
Year composed: 2016
Performers: Allyson Edington (clarinet), Brian Gilling (piano)
First performance: Allyson Edington: clarinet, Brian Gilling: piano, Kresge Theater, April 5, 2016, Pittsburgh, USA
First Asian performance: Circulo Trio, 12th Thailand International Composition Festival, July 22, 2016, Bangkok, Thailand
Program note: La mémoire des sens is an invitation for the listener to experience in different ways the elements in time. Inspired by the Jeu- Parti, a popular type of troubadour poetry, the piano and the clarinet are engaged in a dialog of colors and play with the memory of the listener by altering and exchanging elements through this passionate discussion.