for soprano, alto flute, harp, harpsichord
duration: 3.5 minutes
text: Gunnar Ekelof (1907-1968)
Premiered on November 4th, 2004 by Elizabeth Pearse, Soprano, Christopher Pullman, Alto Flute, Kristie Withers, Harp and Sarah Gibson, Harpsichord in Bloomington, Indiana.
I was given four weird little poems by Swedish poet Gunnar Ekelof, and 24 hours. After reading the quite absurd and comical poetry, I tried to compliment that with an equally unique sound combination.