Furusato (5 arrangements of Japanese songs). By Bob Chilcott. For SATB choir accompanied and a cappella. Mixed Voices. Secular, Choral Collection. Vocal score. 32 pages. Duration 14'. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193378049).
ISBN 9780193378049. Secular, Choral Collection. 10 x 7 inches.
for SATB with piano accompaniment and unaccompanied Furusato presents five evocative settings of Japanese songs, with traditional melodies and Chilcott's original style combining to create an enchanting fusion of East and West. The text of each poem is presented both in Japanese script and in English translation.