COMMISSION BY JUSTIN TAN—ARRIVING WINTER 2023 for oboe & string trio* (amplified and modulated with max/msp) *also performable by all subdivisions of full ensemble, including solos ca. 9’30
allegiance to the flag
United States of America
And to the
republic for which it stands One nation, Under God, Indivisible,
And justice for
The trajectory set forth by the GOP, especially in a post-Trump era, will only continue to harm any chance of reconciliation and reparations that the United States can ever hope to provide for marginalized individuals, whilst simultaneously putting the lives of marginalized individuals at higher and higher risk.
INDIVISIBLE sets out to explore the ramifications of this trajectory.