Structurally, the piece is framed by calm,
nocturnal- sounding musical material, which is how
the name came about. From this material grow a
number of much livelier episodes, like busy dreams.
The contradiction of being able to dream dynamic
dreams, whilst sleeping calmly was the inspiration.
First Performance: Evelyn Chang, 7th January
2004, Purcell Room, Park Lane Group Series
Duration: c. 5'30
Tabakova- Midnight (2003)
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