Leo Geyer

composer | conductor

Sedna 2011

female vocal trio 

Text by Martin Kratz 

Awarded Rosamund Prize 2011

Written for Juice Vocal Ensemble and first performed on the 1st February 2011 at the Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall by the ensemble.

Duration

5'

Scoring 

soprano | mezzo-soprano | contralto 

Programme Note

Inuit culture was the source of inspiration for both the text and music. In Inuit mythology, Sedna is the goddess of the sea and marine animals. This work explores one of the Sedna myths in which she was deceived by her own father. The music takes inspiration from Inuit throat singing. 

Availability 

This music is available to purchase for £30 excluding postage. Please get in touch. 

Perusal Score

Please note that this music is in copyright and it is illegal to copy or perform from the perusal score. 

Performance History 

1st Feb 2011 - Juice Vocal Ensemble, Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall 

28th Oct 2012 - Juice Vocal Ensemble, Handel House

29th Sept 2018 - Masmenos, Salón Blanco de la Municipalidad de Río Cuarto (Argentina) 

6th Oct 2018 - Masmenos, Casa de la Cultura (Argentina)