Boiling Point

Duration – 5′

Written – 2019

for Toy Piano/Open Instrumentation

Influences – John Cage, Phyllis Chen, and Nathan Davis


Boiling Point is written for three octave toy piano (F3-F6), with the option of open instrumentation.

The piece is entirely conceptualized with the number 100 in mind. The title being a reference to the “Boiling Point” of water in degrees celsius (100). There are 100 notes total in the piece, as well as 100 seconds of designated rest.