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Detuned/Stillness for voice and piano

Composer
Music: Drake Mabry
Year of composition
2007
Lyricist
Jim Dening
Publisher
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
5 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Voice + keyboard
Instrumental parts
Not available

I was immediately attracted to the imagery and almost surrealistic nature of this poem and immediately thought that my piano solo, Stillness, was the perfect music to combine with the text. Here’s how the author explains the manner in which the text should be read. "The text is to be read in a normal conversational tone", The poet has explained: "The text is meant to convey the half-dreamed ideas and impressions which come up when you stop searching frontally for words and phrases".

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