Ignis fatuus is a piece four contrasting sections. The piece starts with
a short and festive introduction (Drammatico). The middle section
(Appassionato) consists of changing time signatures and playful themes
inspired by folk music. Third movement (Tranquillo) is lyric and peaceful.
The piece ends with a bolero-like L'istesso Tempo. Ignis fatuus was
commissioned by Workers Musical Organization in Finland (STM) to
celebrate 50 years of music camp activities in 2004.
Duration: 5' 20"