Sunset In Snow

sunset in snow
is like a letter read
many times

– Ryuta Iida

Ryuta Iida (1920 – 2007) was the son of the haiku poet Dakotsu Iida. Initially a rice farmer, Ryuta published his first haiku volume, “One hundred noodles”, in 1954.

This piece was written for Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trombone, Violin, Viola, and Cello.

The score is available at

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