mezzo-soprano, flute (piccolo, flute in G and slide whistle), oboe (English horn), clarinet (bass clarinet), bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, percussion, violin, viola, cello and double bass

Commission: SMCQ, with support from the CCA

Premiere: February 28, 1985, Concert 156, Salle Pollack — Pavillon Strathcona — Université McGill, Montréal (Québec)

Performance