things come apart: a teardown manual for modern living

(2016)

for solo piano

15'

programme note

for Michael Finnissy

We all have ADHD these days. Life without conflict is a fraud. We all have to fight entropy, and refusing to engage in that battle is to ignore what makes us human. Every time you fix something that entropy has broken, you claim a small victory.

After Todd Mclellan -njd

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