Dreams and visions (satb choir with soloists and chamber ensemble)
by John Peterson (2011)
Score SampleView a sample of the score of this work
Selected products featuring this work — Display all products (2 more)
This item is not commercially available from the Australian Music Centre. We regret that we cannot offer it for sale.
Library shelf no. CD 2822 [Not for loan]
$113.60Add to cart
Display all products featuring this work (2 more)
The texts for this work are derived from a broad range of poets, and explore essential themes about life that would be of interest to everyone: environmental concerns, the tragedy of death and the loss of loved ones, the nature of love and desire, and the need for everyone to work together as a community. The music is often very aggressive and rhythmic, but is also passionate and evocative.
Instrumentation: SATB mixed chorus, mezzo-soprano and baritone soloists, string quartet, piano.
Duration: 50 min.
Contents note: Part 1: Dreams -- Part 2A:The Fire of Annihilation -- Part 2B: The Song of the Earth -- Part 3A: A Dream that was not all a Dream -- Part 3B: A Litany in a Time of Plague -- Part 3C: Let Me Rest / Lux Aeterna -- Part 4A: I Sing the Body Electric -- Part 4B: Love's Pure Flame -- Part 5A: Ours is the World of Love -- Part 5B: Interlude -- Part 5C: We are the Dreamers of Dreams.
Dedication note: Dedicated to the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Choir on the occasion of their twentieth anniversary.
Performances of this work
Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this work.
To post a comment please login.