Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Voice (2016)

for solo voice

  1. Klat-Sonata (c. 5'00")

Text: Michael Blake (adapted from Social Media)

Written for Willemien Wicomb

Unpublished

Première

First performance: Tuesday 23 February 2016; Youngblood Gallery, 70-72 Bree Street, Cape Town, South Africa; Willemien Wicomb reciter.

Programme note

The first of a series of short pieces using text, Klat-Sonate is a hommage to Kurt Schwitters, but rather than using invented sounds it plays on words, taken from the Social Media.

Category

Solo vocal works