Marilyn Bliss

Wind Songs - for Native American flute and voice

Year: 1995

Composers: Marilyn Bliss

Description: Comprised of two pieces: the solo work I. Phantom Breeze shows the struggle for dominance between the conventional note pattern of the Native flute's scale and the interlopers (neighboring tones), and II. It Was the Wind, a setting of an evocative Navajo text for soprano and flute. Performance by James Pellerite, Native American flute and Tricia Melzer-Swaydrak, soprano. Photos by Albert Dlugasch.

Performer: James Pellerite

Performer Role: Native American flutist

Performer: ricia Melzer-Swaydrak

Performer Role: soprano

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