Letter from the trenches : for mezzo-soprano, viola, percussion and piano
by Larry Sitsky (2015)
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Library shelf no. CD 2798 [Available for loan]
Score & Part
Library shelf no. 783.67542/SIT 2 [Not for loan]
Instrumentation: Mezzo-soprano, viola, percussion, piano.
Duration: 10 min.
Dedication note: for Jenny Duck-Chong and the Halcyon Ensemble
Commission note: Commissioned by Halcyon.. Commissioned for Halcyon by the Australian Government special Gallipoli and ANZAC commemorative fund, 2015
Composer's note re the text: The text was assembled by me, after reading hundreds of letters, and then lifting sentences and phrases to suit my purposes and musical intentions. In a real sense, the words represent Everyman.
- Has as subject/About: Commemoration of war
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