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for mezzo-soprano and chamber ensemble

Year:  2014   ·  Duration:  4m 30s
Instrumentation:  mezzo soprano, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, trombone, percussion, harp, violin, viola, 'cello, contrabass

Year:  2014
Duration:  4m 30s
Instrumentation  mezzo soprano, flute, oboe,...

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The coded and synthesised words expressed by the mezzo echo through the system, the ensemble. Her breath applies heat, bringing energy into the system, moving through degrees of freedom, and creating life.

Commissioned note

Commissioned for Avanti!'s Summer Sounds festival in Porvoo

Text note

'The flowers appear on earth' passage, from Song of Songs 2:12

Performance history

27 Jun 2014: Performed by Essi Luttinen and Avanti! Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Jaakko Kuusisto, at the Art Factory, in Porvoo, Finland.