Bb Clarinet, Alto Sax, Violin, Cello, Percussion, and Piano
ca. 8 minutes
The Chase is a piece written to provoke the deeper feelings and thoughts within an intense action scene. The music presents both scary and unsettling themes which are present not only in the real world, but also within the person’s mind. There are three sections within The Chase, each flowing and pulsing into the other: With Aggression, With Fear, and With Anger. The first section, With Aggression, is the evil looming over a person, targeting their every move, preventing any escape. With Fear provides an ominous yet intriguing melody, taunting the victim and playing with their emotions. With Anger is the final section within The Chase. It is the ultimate fight in which, eventually, all are forced to face; the battle of good versus evil.
This piece takes the audience through a thrilling, captivating, and daunting journey. Proving that no one can escape The Chase.