And Here’s Another One

Davey, Janet

Composed

1998

Instrumentation

Voices and Instruments

Scoring

2 voices, fl, tpt, vc, perc

Availability

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About the work

The piece was written as a sketch for the Cornelius Cardew Ensemble, and sets a series of events around the subject of giving births. A note on the score states the aim of the piece as being to question the value placed on life.

Technical notes

A music theatre piece, the performers are required to act out a series of events, some of which involve notated music, and others not.

Origin

Call for Pieces Entry: Cornelius Cardew Ensemble, CoMA Summer School 98