Roosters

Song TitleRoosters (Search)
Composer(s):Juliana Hall
Composer Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Author(s):Elizabeth Bishop
Author Underrepresented GroupFemale (Search)
Keyword(s) & Features: Allusion: Christianity; Blindness; Crying; Duet; Forgiveness; Greeks; Grief; Hair; Hearing; Heather; Leaves; Moors; Nets; Returning; Roosters; Shores; Sin; Sorrows; Stones; Whirling; Wind; Writing
First LineAt four o’clock in the gun-metal blue dark (Search)
Average Duration23:00 (Search)
Year of composition 2016 (Search)
Link to English Text Onlinehttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=114319
Original LanguageEnglish (Search)
Score Source https://ecspublishing.com/roosters.html
Difficulty LevelCollege (Search)
Voice part suggested by composerSoprano and Mezzo-soprano
Range: G3 - Bb5 (Search)
Dedicated ToKorliss Uecker and Tammy Hensrud (Search)
Premiered ByKorliss Uecker, Tammy Hensrud, Christopher Oldfather (Search)
Commissioned ByFeminine Musique Vocal Duo (Search)
Recommended Printed SourceE. C. Schirmer, Catalog No. 8592 (Search)
More Than One Voice?Duet (Search)
Other (musical allusions, accompaniment figures)very wide dynamic range; glissandi; Sprechstimme (Search)
Sources Citedhttp://www.lieder.net/lieder/get_text.html?TextId=114319 (Search)
Contributor Juliana Hall (Search)
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