Encounters in the Republic of Heaven

Trevor Wishart

Programme notes

Premiere

  • May 4, 2011, Concert, Sage Gateshead, Gateshead (England, UK)
  • Composer(s): Trevor Wishart
  • Year of composition: 2010-11
  • Instrumentation: 8-channel fixed medium

Movements

1

Voice Wind; The Fisherman’s Tale; Children’s Stories I; Interlude (Speech Waltz); Budgerighar; Belly Dancer; Finale.

About this recording

Stereophonic version realized from the 8-channel original.

  • Duration: 19:54

2

Teenagers Gossiping; The Dancer’s Tale; Interlude (Speech Clouds); Travelling Butcher; Children’s Stories II; Finale.

About this recording

Stereophonic version realized from the 8-channel original.

  • Duration: 16:44

3

Voice Wind; The Farmer’s Tale; “Heathcliffe, Come Here!”; Interlude (Speaking in Harmony); She Jokes; The Soldier’s Tale; Finale.

About this recording

Stereophonic version realized from the 8-channel original.

  • Duration: 22:26

4

The Poet’s Tale; The Best Thing that Ever Happened; Finale (Voice Wind).

About this recording

Stereophonic version realized from the 8-channel original.

  • Duration: 14:16