Orpheus

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Catalog numbers: 

LKMP R00921/ HL 43694

Duration (minutes): 
18
Detailed Instrumentation: 
Narrator (Baritone), 3 speakers (Tenor, Bass, Soprano)1.1.1.1: 2.2.1.0: Timp.Perc(2).Pno.Hp: Str
This is the myth of Orpheus, whose magical playing of the ancient lyre charmed beasts and moved stones and trees to follow him.  Commissioned by the Cleveland Chamber Symphony 1994.