This listing is for the .pdf, digital copy and one physical, bound of the complete set of "Night, like velvet: in twelve letters" set, which is comprised of the following works:


Still and Brimming - Mirror

for flute, clarinet, violin, ‘cello, & percussion


Cracked Looking Glass

for violin & ‘cello


A Compass as my Planchette

for soprano, flute, clarinet, trombone, violin, viola, ‘cello, double bass, piano & percussion


Her Secret Drawer

for clarinet, tenor trombone, violin , viola, ‘cello, piano & percussion


As the Crow Flies

for soprano, flute, violin, ‘cello, piano, & percussion


Burning a Name with Black Edges

for violin,‘cello & piano


In Green Water

for flute, clarinet, violin, ‘cello, piano, & percussion


The Flickering of a Four-Cornered Eye

for soprano, flute, clarinet, percussion, piano, violin, viola, ‘cello, & double bass


Watching the Dark Slowly Unfold

for clarinet, violin, viola, ‘cello, & piano


A Stiffening Wound & the Pit of Red

for flute, clarinet, violin,’cello, piano & percussion


Open me or Readdress Me
for percussion


Rope at the Throat

for flute, violin, ‘cello, & percussion


If you're interested in receiving a digital copy only, please see the listing "Night, like velvet: in twelve letters [Complete Collection] — (Digital ONLY)". There is also a listing for the full score, and a complete set of bound parts. Additonally, if you would only like selected movements, each movement is listed separately on the site in both digitial and digital/hard copy form. 

Night, like Velvet: in Twelve Letters [Complete Collection] — (Digital & Copy)

  • [Complete] Instrumentation:

    Clarinet in Bb & Bass Clarinet in Bb

    Tenor Trombone




    Double Bass



    Percussion: Glockenspiel, Vibraphone, Finger Cymbals, Suspended Cymbal, Bongos (high-low), 5 metallic resonating instruments, Bass Drum, Triangle, Mark Tree (or Wind Chimes)


    Duration: c.a. 1 hour, 20 minutes


    Curious what it sounds like? Click to LISTEN to a recording from the premiere performance. A VIDEO of the premiere performance is also available for viewing. 

  • There are no returns or refunds on digital score/part materials. Please ensure that you're ordering the correct score/part materials before purchasing. 


Whitney E. George