Urge (2014)

violin duo and dance
Duration: approx. 6 min

premiere at the 2014 Charlotte New Music Festival
Jason Neukom & Ashely Buckley, violins
Dancers: Rayni Collins, Ava Zachary Frank, Alex Lieberman, Stephanie Masters, & Aaron White

Program Note:

Within each of us are base instincts we sometimes struggle to control. And sometimes, we succumb to those urges despite our effort to suppress our primal compulsions. ‘Urge’ was composed in collaboration with choreographer Kiera Sauter.