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A Swallowed Bait

Written in:
2014
Duration:
12'
Instrumentation:
baritone, flute (+bass flute), bass clarinet, percussion (1 player), guitar, violin, viola
Commisioned by

Commissioned by Festival Internacional Cervantino in 2014.

Premiere

Premiered on 13th October 2014 in Teatro Juárez at the 42nd Festival Internacional Cervantino, Guanajuato, Mexico by Randall Scarlata, baritone and Ensemble Redes.

Programme Note

This work was written as part of the commemorative celebrations at Festival Cervantino of the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth.

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Sonnet 129 is probably one of the most delirious one and it invited me to play with this and with the ambiguity of the lover’s identity.