Composer
BATHORY-KITSZ
Title
Two Lullabies: A Spiky Lullaby & A Spiral Lullaby
Instrumentation
vocalise, flute, cello, piano
Publisher
Westleaf Edition
Grade
2
Product Code
34W23W085086

These two exquisite lullabies were commissioned by Janet Brand for her dear friends and their new children. Each is a rocking vocalise framed by cello and flute and a quiet piano. The idea of “spiral” and “spiky” came from Janet, who had a different feeling about each child. One lullaby is a set of revolving consonances, the other ever-resolving dissonances. Though each lullaby comes to rest, it can slip back to the beginning and start over and over.

 

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