- for voice and piano
- 13' 00"
- Two songs: "As soon as night..."; "Before the festival..."
|Recording (468k)||0:00 - 1:00|
Two major settings for voice and piano of extended poems written by Dr Zhivago. Both are personal and intense utterances from the woman who came closer than any other to Jesus.
- Text Note:
- Text by Boris Pasternak, poems translated by Max Hayward and Manya Harari
- Commissioned by Judy Bellingham with assistance from Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council (now Creative New Zealand) and NZ Composers' Foundation