Binnette Lipper (1939-2016)
Duration (in minutes): 16'39;
Difficulty: Medium (college/community)
Category: solo instrument other than piano, solo string instrument
Description: Commissioned by C. Khimm; Premiere:Great Hall of Cooper Union, New York City, April 25, 1999, Matitiahu Braun, violin (presented by the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts)
Armenian premiere: Chamber Music Hall, Yerevan, Armenia, July 21, 1999, Souren Akhnazarian, violin.
Russian premeier - Queen Catherine Palace Concert Hall, Moscow, March 25, 2000; CD, Musicians Showcase Recordings (M1015)
"Update Ravel's 'Tzigane' to the style of our time, and you have Lipper's 'Horizons.'" - David Denton, FANFARE, January 2001.