For the 2006 conference of the North American Saxophone Alliance, Lias considered five unique characters from Charles Dickens' great novel David Copperfield. Each is presented through a solo saxophone, at times using a variety of extended techniques. An optional narration is also offered. Characters from the novel reflected here include Uriah, Heep, Traddles, Emily, Mr. Micawber, and Steerforth.
Solo parts included: Alto Saxophone, optional narrator.