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Galapagos EvenSong with Full Choir

Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
3 minutes
Modern classical music
Instrumental parts
Not available

This piece was written for the BBC New TV Composers Campaign 2006. Composers were challenged to write a descriptive piece for a three minute clip depicting the life on Galapagos. Using some previous ideas of my own, this short piece is designed to depict a day in the life of the unique animals on the islands. It begins at dusk, through night, through daytime, and back to evening. Galapagos tortoises, Iguanas, sealions, crabs, blue footed boobies and other diving sea birds are featured. See if you can identify the animals and events from the music. This is the Choral version. I could not decide if the piece was more effective with a choir or not.

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