In the utter darkness, notated music

Document Type

Creative work

Publication details

Hannan, MF 2013, 'In the utter darkness', notated music, Wirriwang Pty. Ltd., Wollongong, NSW. ISMN: 9790720133430

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Solo flute, c10'30. Level of difficulty - advanced. In three movements this work reflects alignment to the tradition of Australian composers using the Japanese haiku poetic form as a central inspiration for pieces and the honkyoku repertoire of Japanese shakuhachi music with phrasal design and ornamental detail. Composed 1983