Chamber Music with Voice

WHALES

2006
trio for soprano, flute/bass flute, piano, pre-recorded whale song
duration: 12 minutes
poetry: Brenda Brooks
premiere:  2006 Vancouver, B.C. Vancouver Aquarium
Heather Pawsey/Kathryn Cernauskas/Karen Shumka
AvP 87

 

ORACLE STONES

2008
quartet for soprano, flute/holed Spirit stone, B flat clarinet and piano
duration: 6:40 minutes
poetry: Susan Ioannou
premiere: 2008 Britannia Beach, B.C. inside the Britannia Mine.
Heather Pawsey/Kathryn Cernauskas/AK Coope/Rachel Iwaasa
AvP 120

   

SAKURA SONGS - VOLUME I

2009
five haiku songs for soprano or mezzo-soprano,
flute and cello
duration: 10 minutes
haiku: various
also included: arr. of Hanami Odori for
flute/cello/percussion
premiere: April 2009 Vancouver, B.C.
Vancouver International Cherry Blossom Festival.
Heather Pawsey/Barbara Towell/Kathryn Cernauskas/
Susan Round/Leslie Uyeda
AvP 131
[AUDIO SAMPLE]

 

SAKURA SONGS – VOLUME II

2009
four haiku songs for soprano or mezzo-soprano, flute, cello and piano
duration: 5:30
haiku: various
also included: arr. of  Sakura, Sakura for flute/cello/percussion
(played by singer) and piano
premiere: April 2009 Vancouver, B.C. Vancouver International Cherry Blossom Festival. Heather Pawsey/Barbara Towell/Kathryn Cernauskas/Susan Round/Leslie Uyeda
AvP 132
[AUDIO SAMPLE]