Prelude (2010) is an excerpt of incidental music for a children's book called The Lamplighter. Written for eight instruments, it opens with a complicated harmony after which simple melodies, octaves and minor shifts in rhythm play out over an ostinato.

Cb, Vc, Vla, Vln, Cl, Gtr, Pno, Fl

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