Release Date: April 1, 2009
Catalog #: NV5810
Format: Digital & Physical
21st Century
Opera
Stage Works
Choir
Orchestra

In Memoriam

Lewis Spratlan composer

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Track Listing & Credits

# Title Composer Performer
01 In Memoriam: Part I: Prologue and Prophecy Lewis Spratlan The Valley Festival Orchestra; The Amherst College Choral Society | Lewis Spratlan, conductor 11:19
02 In Memoriam: Part II: The Hero Lewis Spratlan The Valley Festival Orchestra; The Amherst College Choral Society | Lewis Spratlan, conductor 9:40
03 In Memoriam: Part III: Death and Lives of a Revolutionary Lewis Spratlan The Valley Festival Orchestra; The Amherst College Choral Society | Lewis Spratlan, conductor 11:09
04 In Memoriam: Part IV: Mexican Serenade and Prayer to the Sun Lewis Spratlan The Valley Festival Orchestra; The Amherst College Choral Society | Lewis Spratlan, conductor 19:58
05 Streaming Lewis Spratlan Yvonne Lam, violin; David Kim, viola; Christian-Pierre La Marca, cello; Xiang Zou, piano 16:18

Artist Information

Lewis Spratlan

Composer

Lewis Spratlan was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in Music in 2000. He has received fellowships from the Guggenheim and Massachusetts Artists Foundations, the NEA, the Tanglewood Festival, and the MacDowell Colony. Recent commissions include Earthrise, for the San Francisco Opera; Streaming for the Centennial Celebration of the Ravinia Festival; Wonderer for pianist Jonathan Biss; Shadow for cellist Matt Haimovitz; a concerto for a consortium of 30 saxophonists; A Summer's Day for BMOP (Boston Modern Orchestra Project), and Process/Bulge for Wet Ink. His opera Life is a Dream received its world premiere at Sante Fe Opera in July 2010. Apollo and Daphne Variations, Concerto for Saxophone and Orchestra, and A Summer's Day are currently in preparation for a BMOP CD, as is his Trio for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano for Albany Records.

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