Cirrus Light


by Jonathan Harvey

solo clarinet

Auftragswerk des Internationalen Musikwettbewerbs de ARD

First Performance
9, 10.9.12, Internationaler Musikwettbewerb der ARD M√ľnchen, Germany

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Programme Notes

The starting point for Cirrus Light was the long hours sitting in my wheelchair gazing at the summer sky. The cirrus clouds, which are so high, well formed and slow changing, were often illuminated by a beautiful light. The clarinet searches the sky for them. Commissioned by Internationalen Musikwettbewerbs de ARD Jonathan Harvey

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