Minute Dances

Symphony Orchestra
Completed: 12/18/10; Premiered: 2/5/11; Updated 12/11/16
Unpublished – Contact the composer

This piece for orchestra was commissioned by Charles Hogue and the Hogue Sinfonietta.  The five short movements are each around one minute in length (up to 90 seconds), and explore different dance styles.  The orchestration is for four woodwinds, four brass, and strings.

  • Movement 1 – Can Can
  • Movement 2 – Waltz
  • Movement 3 – Hip Hop
  • Movement 4 – Sit This One Out
  • Movement 5 – Salsa