Cradle Song
for string quartet

Brent Straughan
Composition Date: 2018
Duration: 00:35:00
Genre: Strings (bowed), Solo / Ensemble, Quartet (2 Violin / Viola / Cello)

Instrumentation:

Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 2 x Violin
  • 1 x Viola
  • 1 x Violoncello
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Programme Note:
The music journeys through the events leading to the hanging of John Anietshachist and Kahtkayna in 1869, in British Columbia, for crimes they could not possibly committed.

Premiere Information:
June 7 2015, Chrysler Home Concert Hall, Sooke BC
Diemecke Ensemble: Pablo Diemecke, violin 1; Shima Tee, violin II; Elizabeth Massi, viola; Larry Scaggs, violoncéllo; Haley Tarnow, Soprano

CATALOGUE INFO:

  • Call Number:
  • MI 3134 S912cra 2018
  • Genre:
  • Strings (bowed), Solo / Ensemble, Quartet (2 Violin / Viola / Cello)
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • November 8, 2018
  • Type:
  • Print-music, Published by CMC
  • Physical Description:
  • Score
    69 Pages
    Height: 30 cm
    Width: 23 cm
    Parts page count: 77
    Parts
    77 Pages
    Height: 30 cm
    Width: 23 cm
  • Additional Information:
  • Commissioned by Carol de la Haye
    Text by Brent Straughan
    I. Cradle Song
    II. Sparrowhawk on the hunt
    III. Hangman's noose
    IV. Spiritual Journey
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