Tai Chi On A Rainy Day

Morris, Andrew

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Sample score

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Duration

6m 00s

Publisher

Da Capo

Composed

1991

Instrumentation

Voices and Instruments

Scoring

msop, cl, va, vc

Availability

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About the work

The song was inspired by the early morning Tai Chi class at Dartington led by the lutenist Michael Fields. It was first performed at that Summer School in 1991 by members of the Composers’ Ensemble.

First Performance: Dartington Summer School 1991

Technical notes

5/8 and 7/8 metres in all parts. High notes in clarinet part.