hope there is (ssaatb)


  • Catalog ID: S-69
  • First Line: as tribal elders sit, their tribal thoughts tie their tongue...
  • Composer: Clare Maclean (1958- )
  • Voicing: ssaatb
  • Language: English
  • Country: Australia
  • Series: Music Of Asia And The Pacific
  • Other: MAP, women cd02
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


Recorded on cd-02, Hope There Is is a setting of Oodgeroo Nunuccal’s poem “Hope.”  The music is influenced indirectly by Aboriginal music in its repeated rhythmic figures and contrapuntally combines motivic figures of different lengths.