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The Old Voice of the Sea

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Play an excerpt from the middle of The Old Voice of the Sea, from a live recording by Steve Noffsinger, clarinet.





Composer: David Heuser
Instrumentation: Bb Clarinet
Year Composed: 1993
Duration: 5 minutes
Pages (score): 2
Cost: Purchase: $3.00

Representative Performances:

  • Richard Hornsby, clarinet, University of New Brunswick, Centre for the Musical Arts, Fredericton, NB, Canada (March 1995)
  • Steve Noffsinger, clarinet, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (October 1993)

Program Notes:

The Old Voice of the Sea was written during the Summer of 1993 for Steve Noffsinger. This short (approximately 5'), slow piece has an arch-like shape, much like the grace-note runs which are its most identifiable feature.

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