DARK WATER; AIR STIRS (2015)

Unaccompanied mezzo-soprano

Duration: 5 minutes

Premiere: October 2015. Iowa City, IA

Program Notes:

Composed for the One Voice Project

Two haiku for unaccompanied mezzo-soprano.

 

"In these dark waters

drawn up from my frozen well

… glittering of spring"

            

- Ringai 

 

"April’s air stirs in

 willow-leaves … A butterfly

 floats and balances"

            

- Basho