Duration (in minutes): 5'39;
Difficulty: Medium (college/community)
Category: larger chamber ensembles - more than 4 players, mixed instrument ensemble, mixed instrument quintet
Instruments: any low voice, any male voice, any string, any voice, any woodwind, bass voice, bassoon, cello, clarinet, oboe, viola, violin
Score PDF: resisting_reason-perusal_secure-5.pdf
Description: An emotional resistance to the application of logical reasoning.
Audio is a 2001 NYC concert performance: Jacqueline Leclair, ob; Richard Vrotney, bsn; Theresa Salomon, vln; Liuh-Wen Ting, vla; Ariane Lallemand, vc.
Version for double reed quintet was premiered 2011 by the DoubleEntendre ensemble, Brooklyn, NY.
Score on SheetMusicPlus (version for wind quintet)