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No stars, not even clouds

for string quartet

Year:  2012   ·  Duration:  9m 45s
Instrumentation:  for two violins, viola and cello

Year:  2012
Duration:  9m 45s
Instrumentation  for two violins, viola and ...

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Gillian Whitehead: No stars...

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No stars, not even clouds was written in memory of the composer's friend, the writer and oral historian Juanita Ketchel. It draws on traditional quartet forms, she says, as well as “the Otago accent of the korimako, or bellbirds, that seem to sing vociferously every time I sit down to write.”

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