Cage Had a Bad Egg

Year composed:  2010

Instrumentation: (2) guitars

Duration (approx.): 15′


This is a student work composed during my graduate composition studies with Bryan Johanson.

5 short movements for guitar duet.

i. ritornello (guitar 1 solo)

ii. don’t cross the strings!

iii. amber becomes night

iv. mourning song (guitar 2 solo)

v. cage had a bad egg

Copyright © Jay Derderian Music Publishing (ASCAP), 2018. All Rights Reserved.


By Jay

Composer, guitarist, husband, father, pun enthusiast.

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