Late Sun

ENS.2003.1 | 8′
Poems by Phillipe Jaccottet, Josephine Jacobsen, Kay Ryan, Mark Strand, Tomas Transtromer, Jean Valentine
Baritone & String Quartet


1. Distances

2. Crown

3. My Old Body

4. The Companions

5. The Scattered Congregation

6. Hour

Originally, Late Sun was a song-cycle for voice and piano composed in 2003 and 2006 comprising 24 songs in 3 books. Over time it was whittled down to just a few of the best (?) songs, and I made this version for voice and string quartet.