year: 1985, rev. 2005 instrumentation: 1111; 2110; 3perc; pf/hd, hp; strs (no basses); tenor soloist does narration
published: Wai-te-ata Music Press
A setting of a cycle of poems by nineteenth century Japanese poet Tachibana Akemi, poems that are, by turns, amusing, reflective, profound.
for Melodies For Orchestra at SOUNZ