Nornir David Breslin

Nornir cover
Text/libretto by
Kerry Andrew
Duration
10 mins
Composed
2011
Published
2016
Categories

Voice, unaccompanied Vocal Trio

Instrumentation
2 Soprano, 1 Alto

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SSA soli

Programme note

I. Urd

II. Verdandi

III. Skuld

In Old Norse mythology, Norns are maidens who visit everyone at birth to determine the shape of their lives. The three maidens - urd, meaning ‘past’, verdandi, meaning ‘present’, and skuld, meaning ‘future’ - form a trinity of Fates.

First performed by Juice Vocal Ensemble on 8th May 2003 at Heslington Church, York, as part of York Spring Festival.

Premiere
Juice Vocal Ensemble, York Spring Festival, Heslington Church, York, 8th May 2003
Performances
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Recordings