V110-3a Choir score
V110-3b/c Score and parts
Caroline Charrière (1960-2018)
Born 1960 in Fribourg (Switzerland), Caroline Charrière has accomplished flute studies at the Lausanne Conservatory (with Pierre Wavre) and completed them with Aurèle Nicolet and at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester (GB). During the same time, she studied orchestration and composition with the Swiss composer Jean Balissat and conducting (Lausanne Conservatory, Hervé Klopfenstein)....
What makes an identity? 4 various musical descriptions expressing the concepts of Switzerland, and what seems is the essence of each section of the country and its particular linguistic energy.
Here is the canton of Grisons, with its strong antique and mysterious beauty. To perform this lullaby, one should “dream” the piece between staying up and sleeping, with images of wild nature, mountains, animals, half dream, half reality, and one hears the parents whispering patiently “dors, dors...” [sleep, sleep...] to the child.
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