Land of Fire

O'Connell, Ryan.
2017-04-19T18:07:29.936Z

Abstract: Land of Fire is an orchestral work comprised of three movements, each based on a different chant sung by Lola Kiepja and recorded by ethnologist Anne Chapman in 1966. Kiepja was the last true Indian of the Selk'nam people, the former inhabitants of the largest island of Tierra del Fuego. The use of these chants as melodic source material within a new harmonic/textural setting is meant to... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Music.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011794
ID: tufts:21268
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