Instrumentation: 1,1,1,1; 1,0,0,0; soprano; baritone; piano; strings
Duration: 12 minutes
Five Haiku, with text by baritone J Bitner, is a work about the longing of a man for his perfect woman and the fact that she likely exists only as a ghost.
Reading at the Peabody Conservatory with a Peabody Conservatory Ensemble, Pamela Hay (soprano), J Bitner (baritone), Brian Stone, Conductor.
Goodwin Recital Hall, Peabody Conservatory, Baltimore, MD
May 5, 1998