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Through Coiled Stillness

for SATB choir, rainstick and finger cymbals

Year:  2011   ·  Duration:  4m

Year:  2011
Duration:  4m

Composer:   Leonie Holmes

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Deep in the bush where there were no cicadas singing, the moist smell of soil, a small stream, dark ferns. The middle of the ponga fern looked as if it would be a perfect bed to curl up in. I half believed there were bush dwelling creatures that did live and sleep there, watching me from the shadows.

Commissioned note

Written for Karen Grylls and the University of Auckland Chamber Choir

Dedication note

Dedicated to Karen Grylls and the University of Auckland Chamber Choir

Text note

Text by Leonie Holmes, Robert Wiremu

Performance history

11 May 2011: Performed by the Auckland University Choir with conductor Karen Grylls at School of Music, University of Auckland, in Auckland

07 Jun 2015: 30 Years Under the Grylls

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