Sparrows

texts by Issa, translated by Lewis Mackenzie

For soprano and chamber ensemble
Year
1979
Duration
18'
Instrumentation
fl(pic).cl-perc(glsp, vib, tub bells, tri, sus cym, gong, tam-t, timb, b.d)-hp.pno-vn.va.vc
Texts
Issa, translated by Lewis Mackenzie
Premiere
18. March 1979 Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institute (USA) · Lucy Shelton, soprano
Purchase
Schott Helicon
Catalog Number
EA 450- Score

Upcoming Events

Nov 2, 2018 8:00 pm
Pulitzer Prize Composer Festival: EDGE Ensemble (Concert I)
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Discover Joseph Schwantner’s distinctive voice in an intimate performance of his classic masterpiece Sparrows, Velocities for solo marimba, and Taking Charge for flute, piano and percussion.

Doors open at 7PM. Food and cocktails served throughout the performance.