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Learning to howl : song cycle for soprano, soprano saxophone/clarinet/bass clarinet, harp & percussion / Andrew Ford
by Andrew Ford (2001)
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (74p. -- A3 (landscape))
Duration: 40 mins
1. When I was a child -- 2. My friends, my dearest friends -- 3. I'm Nobody! -- 4. I do not expect... -- 5. My heart is like a singing bird -- 6. If my lover came now -- 7. ...take up your harp -- 8. Up the sharp elbowing path -- 9. I grieve and dare not -- 10. Riches I hold in light esteem -- 11. Once I saw a small girl picking flowers -- 12. The Punch and Judy Man -- 13. Fireflies pass across jewelled windows -- 14. May you sleep -- 15. This old woman -- 16. But now, dear friends...
Dedicated to Jane Edwards
Includes song texts.
Texts from Lorrie Moore, Sappho, Emily Dickinson, Christina Rossetti, 'The Kanteletar', Ian Munro, Emily Brontë, Queen Elizabeth I, Ann Timoney Jenkin, Wang Wei, and Elizabeth Smart.
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