Two Awakenings and a Double Lullaby

Aaron Jay Kernis

Year

2006


Duration

22'


Movements

I. The Salutation; II. The Light Gatherer; III. Double Lullaby


Instrumentation

soprano - guitar, piano, violin


Genre

Chamber Music


Text/Libretto

Thomas Traherne, Carol Ann Duffy, Engelbert Humperdinck and traditional


Commission

San Francisco Conservatory of Music for the Inaugural Year at Civic Center with generous funding from the Fleishhacker Foundation


Premiere

San Francisco, CA, U.S.A., San Francisco Conservatory of Music, 28 January 2007: Hila Plitmann, soprano / Axel Strauss, violin / Gyan Riley, guitar / Aaron Jay Kernis, piano


Publisher

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


Source

Schirmer website;