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The Pool/Knable Commissioning Project

     Bassoonist Scott Pool, in conjunction with TrevCo-Varner Music, announces the joint-commissioning project of a new work for bassoon and piano by composer Sunny Knable.   The projected 12-15 minute work (on a New York City theme) will be completed
by September 2013, premiered by Scott Pool in Fall 2013, and published by TrevCo-Varner Music that same year.  
     Co-commissioners will receive credit on the inside cover of the published work as well as the rights to perform it within the allotted timeline.  See below for a sample of Mr. Knable's latest work commissioned by Scott Pool and Natsuki Fukasawa for soprano, bassoon and piano.
     Contact Scott Pool to make your interest known.
     Deadline: July 15, 2013. 

1st Tier: World-premiere rights, IDRS conference premiere, recording rights and lead commissioning credit
     - Scott Pool

2nd Tier: ($150) Co-commissioning credit, 1 bound score and part
& right to perform the piece directly following the world premiere.
3rd Tier: ($100) Co-commissioning credit, piece emailed in pdf & right to perform the work 6 months after the world premiere.

"Song of the Redwood Tree" (2013)

     On a poem by Walt Whitman

     Movement 1 sample

     Movement 2 sample

     Movement 3 sample

Robin Fisher, soprano; Scott Pool, bassoon; Natsuki Fukasawa, piano

Recorded live in performance at St. Mary's College, Moraga, CA in April 2013

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