Eternal Garden [Cl-Pno]
David Maslanka

Eternal Garden

for Clarinet in Bb and Piano
27 min.   •   
2009
Performing Score v2 + Solo Part (from Score v2), Performing Score v2, Bb Clarinet

Eternal Garden was commissioned by a consortium headed by Seattle clarinetist Peggy Dees. The four movements are “Lamentation,” “On Chestnut Hill,” “Elegy: August 6, 1945,” and “Eternal Garden.” The movements become progressively longer, the last being more than half the length of the entire piece. A quality of patience and quiet accumulates over the course of the four movements.


A deeply emotional and powerful piece.

Kimberly Wester

Truly a great addition to (the) repertoire.

Adrian Sandi

Eternal Garden is indeed a very special and unique piece.

Peggy Dees

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Eternal Garden [Cl-Pno]