Human Songs

Kairi Kosk

Year

2001


Duration

8'


Movements

I. From Hell; II. Like Ice Crystals; III. From Heaven


Instrumentation

soprano - guitar


Genre

Chamber Music


Text/Libretto

quotations from letters of serial killers Jack the Ripper and Red Ripper (From the Hell), Kairi Kosk (Like Ice Crystals), quotations from the interview with Mother Theresa (From Heaven)


Commission

Kaia Urb


Premiere

Tallinn, Estonia, Kadriorg Palace, Estonian Music Days Festival, 6 April 2002: Kaia Urb, soprano / Heiki Mätlik, guitar


Source

MIC Estonia website;