Sheet Music: Performance Parts
Noor : for violin soloist and orchestra / Katia Tiutiunnik.
by Katia Tiutiunnik (1998)
The initial inspiration to compose the symphonic poem Noor was born out of Tiutiunnik's research into the life of Her Majesty Queen Noor al Hussein of Jordan, widow of the late King Hussein. Despite this, however, the composition contains only limited references to the life of Queen Noor. Rather, since the word noor signifies light, enlightenment and illumination in the Arabic language, Noor was intended as a musical portrayal of a protagonist's mystical journey through various stages of darkness, to the light of spiritual illumination
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 set of 25 performance parts (63p. -- A4 (portrait))
Duration: 12 min.
First performance 23 Sep 99. Treasury House in Petra, Jordan, as part of the 28th General Assembly of the International Music Council (UNESCO)
The composer notes the following subjects, styles, influences etc associated with this work:
Arab music, Islamic mysticism
This edition produced 1999.
This work is also available in the following products:
Video tape: Noor / Katia Tiutiunnik ; performed by the Orchestra of the National Music Conservatory, Jordan, conducted by Mohammed Othman Siddiq, soloist Tymour Ibrahimov ; video produced by Jordan TV.
- Browse other works for Violin with full orchestra
- Browse other works by Katia Tiutiunnik
Analysis & Media
Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this item.
To post a comment please login