Cristyn Magnus composer

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"An Inherent Desire to Attain Balance" (2000) in collaboration with Hilary Rowan, for 3 dancers and n balloonists

I looked up 'balloon' in one of these books of famous quotations by people you've never heard of saying things you only see quoted in other books of famous quotations. I looked in several of these books. I hoped this would help me find a suitable title. None had an entry for 'balloon.' The closest thing, alphabetically, was 'balance.' They all had an entry for 'balance.' All of the entries for 'balance' said this: " 'In every person, even in such as appear most reckless, there is an inherent desire to attain balance' --Jakob Wasserman." Perhaps, when he said this, he was thinking about balloons.