1. A large number of insects or other small organisms, especially when in motion.
2. A group of bees with a queen bee in migration to establish a new colony.
3. An aggregation of persons or animals, especially when in turmoil or moving in mass.
4. A number of similar geologic phenomena or features occurring closely within a given period or place.
The work was commissioned by the Scott/Garrison duo in 2011. They have been tireless advocates for new music and have been great collaborators in the process of this work.