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....I, Laika....

By Hope Lee

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Flute, cello and piano - advanced
Composed by Hope Lee (1953-). Various Instrumentation - Trio. Work premiere: 1990 Espace Musique, Ottawa. Chamber Music. Parts. Composed 1988/89. Duration 19'. Published by Furore Verlag (FV.FUE-2261).

Item Number: FV.FUE-2261

ISBN M-50012-405-4.

In this work, the color changes, register shifts, and gestural, harmonic and melodic formations generated from the initial two notes evolve in 'a continuous metamorphosis'. '... In Lee's playfuly eccentric "I, Laika" seemingly unsynchronized rapid passages and extended techniques blend into a quirky study on Oriental cosmo-logy...." (Los Angeles Times, Oct. 11, 1990).

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  • 5

    Gregg Wager
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  • 2011-05-10 00:00:00.0 ...I, Laika...

    "Hope Lee's playfully eccentric ...I, Laika..." for flute, cello and piano, seemingly unsynchronized rapid passages and extended techniques blend into a quirky study on Oriental cosmology. ....it is consistent with the melancholy, oddly engaging character of the music." Gregg Wager / Los Angeles Time, 1990

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  • 2008-02-09 00:00:00.0 thought-provoking and richly imaginative

    "Ms. Lee's music is as thought-provoking and richly imaginative as the images which inspired it…….The juxtaposition of Lee's two sources of inspiration for the piece suggests that with the deeper understanding of the heavens that has come with space exploration, those haunting, beautiful sounds with which...

    '...I, Laika...' ends do sound beautiful to our ear because now we have a better appreciation for the purity of the ancient wisdom that we hear in these clean, stark sounds. .... "Nanette Kaplan Solomon / The IAWM Journal 1995

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