Cycle of Friends

for soprano solo, chorus and chamber orchestra

Completed and premiered in 1996, Cycle of Friends is  a lush, emotional journey through five texts taken from such diverse sources as Tang Dynasty poetry of China, Sappho and Emily Dickinson, each dealing in its own way with the universal theme of friendship.

Cycle of Friends was commissioned and premiered by the Music Group of Philadelphia, Seán Deibler conductor, in Philadelphia in May of 1996.

Instrumentation: Soprano solo; SSAATTBB Chorus; Chamber Orchestra (1,1,1,1 1 hn, 1 tpt, hp, perc, strings)

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SKU: SWM-002 Categories: , , , Tags: , ,
Descriptive Tags:Cantata, Chinese, Friendship, Project : Encore
Voicing:SATB, SSAATTB
Instrumentation:Orchestra
Language:English
Sacred or Secular:Secular
Duration:> 15 Minutes

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