- song cycle for baritone, large SATB choir, and orchestra
- 37' 00"
- Song cycle in two parts, consisting of 13 songs and a Prelude
This work for choir, baritone and orchestra was composed for The Schola Cantorum (now City of Dunedin Choir) and The Dunedin Sinfonia (now Southern Sinfonia), with the assistance of a grant from Creative NZ. It is a song cycle, using ten poems especially written for the work by New Zealander Pat White. Three other poems are by Baxter, Frame and Hunt.
- Text Note:
- Texts by Pat White, James K. Baxter, Sam Hunt, Janet Frame
- Difficulty Note:
- This work is suitable for large choral societies and is not demanding in its technical difficulty.