Composed for trumpeter Jan Roller in honor of his father--A. Clyde Roller. The work juxtaposes the initials--A.C.R.--with variations on his favorite hymn--Ein Feste Burg. First performance--Interlochen Center for the Arts--Summer, 1993, Jan Roller-trumpet and Kathryn Mason Hodges--piano.
Grade: 5Bruce Briney, trumpet and Tammy Walker, piano May 2018. Performance begins at 24:32.