Turn of the Moon

for saxophone quartet

Liz Johnson

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Composer Liz Johnson
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In January 2000 I witnessed a ‘blood moon’ – a total eclipse, turning the moon a ghostly red and revealing the globe-form in 3-dimensions. This short melancholic piece rotates lyrical threads of melody that are shared around the members of the quartet. The music occasionally coalesces but is constantly shifting.

I remember feeling introspective when I wrote this little piece, my dad having just been diagnosed with terminal cancer.