Crane Songs was inspired by a performance of Shirish Korde’s Tenderness of Cranes at the Festival of New American Music in 2006. The resulting work is a microcosm of solo flute pieces inspired by that performance. Wisping and fleeting, this work draws the listener in to mysterious and elegant scenes of a crane.
Movements: I. Mysterious II. Furiously III. Wisping IV. Death Song
Premiered by Cathie Apple October 21, 2015.
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