Garden of Light

Aaron Jay Kernis

Year

1999


Duration

45'


Movements

I. Morning of the World; II. Tapestry of Home


Instrumentation

boy soprano, soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, SATB chorus, children's chorus - 4(I-II=picc).4(IV=corA).4(III=Ebcl,IV=bcl).ssax(=asax,tsax,barsax).3(III=dbn) - 6.4.4(IV=btbn).1 - timp-6perc-cel-pft-synth-egtr-bgtr-hrp - strgs


Genre

Orchestra


Text/Libretto

David Simpatico, Menna Elfyn


Premiere

New York, NY, USA, 8 October 1999: Dean Ely, baritone / New York Choral Artists / American Boy Choir / New York Philharmonic, Kurt Masur (cond.)


Publisher

G. Schirmer, Inc. and Associated Music Publishers, Inc.


Source

Wise Music Classical website;