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Canticum Novum Terrae

for a double reed quartet of two oboes and two bassoons

Year:  2018   ·  Duration:  7m 30s

Year:  2018
Duration:  7m 30s

Chris Adams

Composer:   Chris Adams

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Sample Score

Sample: Pages 1-3 of score

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Canticum Novum Terrae (New Song of the Earth) is a set of musical dances interspliced as one continuous work, evoking a sense of an earlier period where shepherds would keep watch over their flocks, entertaining one another with their shawms.

Commissioned note

Finalist in the New Zealand Double Reed Society's Chamber Music Composition Competition 2018