Spirituals for String Orchestra

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LKMP r01449/ HL 42510

Duration (minutes): 
18
Detailed Instrumentation: 
String Orchestra
Also available for string quartet, with or without solo clarinet.  Movements: 1. Homage to Dvorak ("Goin' Home"), 2. Minimalist Tendencies ("Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child"), 3. Melody Over a Drone I (" O Mary, Don't You Weep, Don't You Mourn"), 4. Amazing Grace Notes: Homage to John Harbison ("Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen"), 5. Two Pentatonic Fragments ("Go Tell It on the Mountain" and "Study War No More"), 6. Call and Response ("Go Down Moses"), 7. Minor and Major ("This Ol' Time Religion"), 8. Melody Over a Drone II ("Deep River"), 9. Canons and Chorus ("Glory to That Newborn King"), 10. Homage to Ravel (An Arrangement of "Balm in Gilead").  Recorded by St. Petersburg State Academic Symphony, Arabesque Z6803 (2007)