Father of Peko

Erki Meister

Year

2007


Duration

60'


Movements

I. What Was That?; II. I Am the Little Lad; III. Sorrow; IV. First Love; V. Heart Cries; VI. Love and Tooth Acke; VII. Come, Come!; VIII. Who Are these Women; IX. I Gladly Went to the Tavern; X. Lullaby; XI. Different Way of Living; XII. I Take You as Cro-Magnon; XIII. Dear Land; XIV. Where Have this Youth Gone�; XV. The Day of Love


Instrumentation

solo voices, mixed chorus - flutes, saxophones, percussion, keyboards, kannel, guitar, bass guitar, accordion, Jew's harp


Genre

Stage Work with Guitar


Text/Libretto

Contra, Kauksi Ülle, Rihhard Iher, Lembit Eelmäe, Kalju Ahven, Jaan Pulk, Aivar Piirisild, Maria Pähnapuu, Jaan Kaplinski, Erki Meister, Veera Hirsik, Aili Narusk, Mats Traat, folklore


Commission

Kalev Chamber Choir


Comment

Oratorio.


Source

MIC Estonia website;