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piano, violin, cello (22')

fizmer was inspired by phrases from Robert Macfarlane’s book, Landmarks, a study of words from the British Isles that are no longer in use or on the cusp of being lost. Fizmer is an old East Anglian word that describes the whispering sound of a gentle breeze flowing through reeds or grass.


Check out the score programme note to find out more about the piece; click on the Spotify player to preview a recording by Trilogy.

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