||"Chasing the Wind" for String Orchestra and Piano was written in 2015 by Donald J. Young. Involves some quick Pizz. and Arco changes, Mostly in 4/4 with a few 2/4; 3/8 measures. The composer writes: "Chasing The Wind" was written for the William Horlick High School (Racine, WI) string orchestra. It depicts the elusiveness of mild winds and wind gusts via dynamic changes, pizzicato, arco, short motives, flowing melody and meter changes. Short solo passages for your principal cellist makes this piece ideal for high school orchestras.
Great teaching tool. Well written. Also available as a PDF.