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Čertovka (“Devil’s Creek”) refers to a small waterway in Prague which flows along a park and watermill giving a peaceful rural sense in the middle of the old city.
This piece was written in 1998 on a commission from Brian McWhorter who performed it several times with different percussionists.
David Loeb (b.1939, New York) studied at the Mannes College and has taught there for many years. He has composed extensively for Asian instruments (especially Japanese) and for early instruments (especially viols) in addition to a large catalog of works for more conventional media.