for piano (1999)
This is the first piece of concert music I ever wrote. I remember so clearly how exhilirating it felt to see a piece come together for the first time. Though I have written so much music since then, it it still very special to me.
Here is a recording of me at age 16, at a new music concert at Cal State Los Angeles, slightly nervous to be performing my own work for the first time:
Reena Esmail, piano