Year Authored (or revised): 


Instrumentation : 

Soprano, Bass Clarinet, Vibraphone, fixed media electronics

Duration (min): 


Text Source/Author: 

Walt Whitman

The soft voluptuous opiate shades,
The sun just gone, the eager light dispell'd—(I too will soon be
        gone, dispell'd,)
A haze—nirwana—rest and night—oblivion. 

from Leaves of Grass, by Walt Whitman

Ensemble Type: 

solo voice(s)+2 to 6 instruments
duo or ensemble+audio playback

Playback electronics from WAV file or Max Runtime patch

Listening Sample: 

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