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2022 Edition

Ends on 30 November

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femfestival 2022
25 November 2022

Ninni Nani / Marina Karagianni
4.6 (206)

This song brings together two lullabies: one Greek and one Turkish in an original composition. It wishes to expose the striking similarities between two neighbouring people that have not always co-existed harmoniously. The song poses the question of what belongs to whom in folk traditions.…
femfestival 2022
22 November 2022

Jinzhe / Kaiyi Kao
4.6 (1006)

Jinzhe - for Flute solo A year is divided into 24 solar terms in the traditional East Asian calendar and Jingzhe is the 3rd solar term. Jingzhe means the awakening of hibernating insects. During this period thunderstorms will wake the hibernating insects up, which implies…
femfestival 2022
6 November 2022

La petite danseuse d’eau / Cécile Buchet
4.8 (73)

"La petite danseuse d'eau" was conceived as a sound poem. It evokes a fairy creature that one can imagine by observing the movements of the droplets projected by a stream.   For harp and electronic Composed in 2019 Interpreted by Cécile Buchet Cécile Buchet Born…
femfestival 2022
2 November 2022

Unnatural Oscillations / Laila Arafah
4.3 (8)

Unnatural Oscillations is concerned with superimpositions and distortions; brash, dissonant chords overwhelm faint, meandering, fragmentary material, only allowing certain fragments to be discernable. This eventually lurches into a series of chorale like passages, with snippets of the chorale warped and folded into the dissonant voids.…
femfestival 2022
31 October 2022

String Quartet No. 2 “Adrenaline” / Feona Lee Jones
3.8 (5)

Adrenaline is a 4-movement string quartet piece titled for the dissonant driving chromatic motives that clash and glissando towards a mass of aggressive, rhythmic, and cluster-heavy patterns that unfold into an adrenaline-driven force that continues until the end. Feona Lee Jones Feona Lee Jones is…
femfestival 2022
30 October 2022

A Penguin’s Tale / Leyla Remzi
3.8 (5)

This piece was inspired by an article I read in a National Geographic magazine. I wrote my first choral piece to this idea and made the lyrics quotes that I altered to fit the piece that were all found in articles about penguins. I used…
femfestival 2022
30 October 2022

Ma giungerà una sera / Carlotta Ferrari
4.5 (10)

'Ma giungerà una sera' is a choral composition for mixed choir. It features a text written by the Italian female poet Antonia Pozzi (1912-1938). Carlotta Ferrari Carlotta Ferrari (b. 1975) is an Italian composer. She served as chair of music composition at Hebei Normal University…
femfestival 2022
30 October 2022

All My Fond Love / Carlotta Ferrari
4.6 (34)

'All My Fond Love' is a chanson for voice and guitar with roots in Pier Paolo Pasolini's texts. Three fragments are combined, each taken from a different moment of Pasolini's tragic life. Carlotta Ferrari Carlotta Ferrari (b. 1975) is an Italian composer. She served as…
femfestival 2022
30 October 2022

Variazioni sopra la pizzica di San Vito / Carlotta Ferrari
3.6 (7)

'Variazioni sopra la pizzica di San Vito' is an organ piece based on the epponymous tarantella, a popular success of Italian traditional music. Carlotta Ferrari Carlotta Ferrari (b. 1975) is an Italian composer. She served as chair of music composition at Hebei Normal University in…