Mezzo-Soprano Voice and Piano
Composed by Rolf Wallin. Classical. Book Only. Composed 2003. Chester Music #MUSCH67474. Published by Chester Music (BT.MUSCH67474).
The text of the piece is taken from the poem Whoever Finds a Horseshoe by the Jewish-Russian poet Osip Mandelstam. The composer has taken the lines directly from the original Russian text that connected moststronglywith him, both in terms of meaning and in terms of musically interesting sound combinations.
For those who do not understand the Russian language, small fragments of the English translation are heard now and then to givehintsof the multifaceted pictures of this fascinating poem. For Mezzo-Soprano and Piano.