In Two Minds : Gemini song
by Margaret Brandman (2015)
Score SampleView a sample of the score of this work
Selected products featuring this work — Display all products (2 more)
This item may be available to purchase from the Australian Music Centre.
Please contact our Sales Department to confirm pricing and availability.
Library shelf no. 783.67542/BRA 2 [Available for loan]
$13.23Add to cart
Version: This product features the SATB Choir with piano version of this work
Library shelf no. 782.5542/BRA 1 [Available for loan]
Display all products featuring this work (2 more)
In Two Minds (Gemini song) is a contemporary art song is set for Mezzo-Soprano voice or Baritone voice. It is the third song in Margaret Brandman's 'Cosmic Wheel of the Zodiac' Song Cycle. The lyrics are by astrologer and poet Benita Rainer who has artfully distilled the individual characteristics of this star sign in her text.
Those born under the sign of Gemini may frequently change their point of view, and can change their minds quite easily about any aspect of their lives.
In Two Minds is applicable to the dual nature of this first air sign. This is captured by the central phrase of the lyrics 'So do not stay and do not go'. The key of the work at the outset is G Major however harmonies of the song move between G Major and C Major - 'two minds - two keys' and the work finishes in C Major.
Instrumentation: Mezzo-soprano or baritone voice, piano.
Duration: 2 min.
Difficulty: Advanced — Wide vocal range
In Two Minds
Performances of this work
6 Apr 19: St John the Baptist Church, Meopham, Kent,UK. Featuring Hooked on Flutes.
Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this work.
To post a comment please login.