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Wings of the Wind

for flute

Year:  1994   ·  Duration:  8m

Year:  1994
Duration:  8m

Composer:   Helen Fisher

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This work for solo flute takes as its starting point the daily dawn flight in winter by starlings from their nesting place on Tokomapuna, a small island off Kapiti Island, across a large, windy expanse of sea to their feeding grounds on the mainland.

Commissioned note

Commissioned by Catherine Bowie with funding by the QEII Arts Council and the NZCF

Catherine Bowie |

Performance history

25 Jul 1995: Performed by Catherine Bowie (flute); Auckland City Art Gallery

16 Jun 2009: Contemporary Visions 24

Performed by Catherine Bowie (flute)

Performed by Catherine Bowie (flute)

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