Brisset Rhymes

Andrew Hugill

Year

1990


Duration

26'


Movements

I. Introduction; II. Parole Perpetuelle; III. Ou Vivaient Les Ancetres; IV. La Grenouille; V. Les Dents La Bouche; VI. L'Apparition du Sexe; VII. Le Coeur, La Parole


Instrumentation

soprano - early instruments (hurdy-gurdy, oud, lute, renaissance guitar, bells, drums) - tape of frog calls


Genre

Chamber Music


Text/Libretto

Jean-Pierre Brisset, Andrew Hugill


Dedication

Sara Stowe and Matthew Spring


Commission

Sara Stowe and Matthew Spring, with funds from East Midlands Arts


Premiere

Leicester, United Kingdom, 1990: Sara Stowe / Matthew Spring


Publisher

Rubble Publications


Source

composer homepage;