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Blue Work


Come Back Safely

for soprano, string quintet and percussion

Year:  1995   ·  Duration:  16m
Instrumentation:  Percussion: vibraphone, snare drum, tom-toms (4), suspended cymbal, bass drum, timpani (4)

Year:  1995
Duration:  16m
Instrumentation  Percussion: vibraphone, sna...

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To borrow or hire parts please email SOUNZ directly at info@sounz.org.nz. Please note that only library members in New Zealand and Australia can borrow or hire parts.

About


Commissioned note

Commissioned by the Composing Womens' Festival 1999


Dedication note

For Anton


Contents note

Where does this tenderness come from? (2'50"); When my Desire (2'22"); That Spring Night (2'20"); Come back Safely (2'15"); Heart do not bruise the breast (7'09")


Text note

  1. Marina Tsvetaeva; 2. Ono no Komachi; 3. Lady Suo; 4. Sylva Gaboudikan; Edna St. Vincent Millay

Performance history

04 Apr 1999: Performed at Musicwomen Aotearoa, Soundings Theatre, Te Papa with soprano Mary Aston, and members of the NZSO (string quartet and percussion).