MEDITATIONS at the Time of the New Year
Difficulty: Medium (college/community)
Publisher: Sounds Alive!
Description: tubular bells MEDITATIONS at the Time of the New Year(1997) - I: Dawn; II: Hope. For SSATB choir, SA choral soli, glockenspiel and tubular bells. Text: written and compiled by the composer, from portions of "Gates of Awe" the Reform prayer book for Jewish High Holy Days. Commissioned by Skidmore College (for appointment as Filene Artist in Residence). First performance: Skidmore College Vocal Ensemble, David Janower, director - April 1997. Other performances: Florilegium Chamber Choir, Concert Choir of Univ. of Wisconsin - River Falls; Choral Society of Southern California. Recording on "Radiance -- Choral Music by Judith Lang Zaimont" 4-Tay CD (February 2000) Choral Society of Southern California - Nick Strimple, conductor.