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CECILIE ORE: Hototogisu – A cuckoo cries

kr 350

For brass quintet

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Brass Quintet

Trumpet in Bb 1
Trumpet in Bb 2
Horn in F
Trombone
Tuba

(program note – English)
In Japan Zen monks and haiku poets have a long tradition in presenting a poem on the verge of death. A CUCKOO CRIES is inspired by a last word from this tradition. The poem is written by Chosui. He died in the year 1769.

Duration: approx. 11 minutes
A CUCKOO CRIES was commissioned by Tonehimmel Festival in Volda
with support from Det Norske Komponistfond
first-performed by NyNorsk Messingkvintett
Music: Cecilie Ore

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