Daggry

Version for soprano, flute, and guitar

Per Nørgård

Year

1981


Duration

5'


Instrumentation

soprano - flute, guitar


Genre

Chamber Music


Text/Libretto

Henrik Nordbrandt (in Danish)


Premiere

Copenhagen, Den Frie's udstillingsbygning, 21 March 1982: Anne Trayhorn, soprano / Jesper Lützhøft, guitar / Susan Døi-Kristensen, flute


Publisher

Manuscript


Comment

Daggry is based on Betragteren (1979). There is also a version for bigger ensemble. Daggry was later, in 1998, extended and re-orchestrated for Flute (in G), Viola (or Violin), and Guitar and entitled "Den rosenfingrede Dagning" (The Rosen-fingered Dawn).


Source

Secretariat for Contemporary Music website;