THE DAY OF THE SINGING BIRDS (1991)
Soprano or mezzo with piano. Version with voice, piano and flute also available. Poetry by Dennis Stoll. Range: d’ to f-sharp’
Duration: 2 minutes
Programme note This moving poem, echoing the Song of Songs, was written by a friend, the musician and writer Dennis Stoll, not long before his death in 1987. The accompaniment includes a flute part, but a version with piano alone is included for occasions when no flute is available.
Publisher details Wirripang www.australiancomposers.com.au/authors/wendy-hiscocks