But We Have X Instead of Y (2016-2017)
for Percussion Quartet
Composed November 2016 - February 2017
Premiered May 3, 2017 by the Richland Percussion Group
Roland Garza (Leader), Christian Barrera, Destin Ramos, Corey Gamble
University of North Florida Percussion Ensemble; Dr. Andrea Venet, director - October 23, 2020
This piece is a response to Del Cook's (fellow composer and percussionist) percussion work "We need B not A". Vast influences for this piece include the music of DCI, African drumming, Steve Reich, Maurice Ravel, Lane Harder and Igor Stravinsky.