This entry level college piece depicts the story of the tortoise and the hare from the hare's perspective. The first movement takes place at the start of the race with the rabbit going full speed and the tortoise taking it easy. The second movements shows the dream that the hare has while snoozing in the sun. The third movement highlights the panic the hare must have felt as he raced to the end only to see he had lost.


Preview Audio

Movement 1 "And They're Off"

Movement 2 " The Dream"

Movement 3 "Panic"

The Hare - Clarinet / Viola / Piano