April 14 – This Floating World, IV. Petal Shower by Edie Hill

Minnesota-based, award-winning composer Edie Hill celebrates her birthday today. Her work is noted for its ethereal expressivity. This Floating World, for solo flute, are musical illustrations of five haiku by the great Japanese poet Basho (translations by Robert Hass). Petal Shower is the fourth movement of this work.

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