Movement 3 of «La Trilogie»
for voice and tape
ekphonesis VI [1988-II] was written in close collaboration with Meg Sheppard to complete an autobiographical song-cycle by alcides lanza. It further explores ideas presented in ekphonesis V [1979-I] and penetrations VII [1972-III] particularly the importance of memory and the need for better communication among mankind. It also emphasizes the importance children play in promoting openness and generosity of spirit among us all. ekphonesis VI [1988-II] utilizes texts written by Canadian poet Norbert Ruebsat and by Robert Frost and W.B. Yeats. ‘Fire and Ice’ by Robert Frost: Copyright 1923 by Holt, Rinehart, and Winston Inc. and renewed 1951 by Robert Frost. From the poetry of Robert Frost edited by Edward Connery Lathem. Text used by permission of Henry Holt and Co.
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