Sarah was selected to attend Musiikin Aika’s Composition Course in July 2017, and commissioned to write a new work for POING ensemble (Frode Hatli, accordion; Håkon Thelin, double bass; & Rolf-Erik Nystrøm, saxophone).

Her work, to slumber but not to sleep, was premiered by POING in the Parish Hall, Viitisaari, Finland as part of the festival.