Justin Giarrusso | composer





Duration: approx. 6 min

premiere at the 2014 Charlotte New Music Festival

Jason Neukom & Ashely Buckley, violins

Dancers: Rayni Collins, Ava Zachary Frank,

Alex Lieberman, Stephanie Masters, & Aaron White

Program Note:

Within each of us are base instincts we sometimes struggle to control. And sometimes, we succumb to those urges despite our effort to suppress our primal compulsions. 'Urge' was composed in collaboration with choreographer Kiera Sauter.


2 Violins*

Urge was created in collaboration with choreographer, Kiera Sauter

*a version for violin and viola is also available

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