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In this series, we present our new composers. We are proud to introduce Gerald Ginther.

Instruments played: Flute (FTCL), clarinet, alto saxophone.
Cultural historian and teacher.
Concert experiences: Szymanowski Violin Cto No. 1 Wanda Wilkomirska and NZSO, Christchurch
Hansel und Gretel: Staatskapelle Dresden

Longing is a song in English set to the words of Chinese poet Li-Tai-Po
Fragments of a Requiem (Akhmatova) is based on Anna Akhmatova’s Russian Requiem

A full-length requiem, orchestral songs with texts from German, Chinese and Russian poetry.

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