More Greek Myths
About this work:
These pieces were commissioned by the contrabassoonist Susan Nigro and are performed here by Ms. Nigro and pianist Mark Lindeblad. This collection of musical mythological characters travels from the Appolonian to the Dionysian, with all the Greek gods "dressed" in tonal material. Heracles, the only mortal in the group, is written using 12-tone material.
Year composed: 2007
Ensemble type: Chamber or Jazz Ensemble, Without Voice:Keyboard plus One Instrument
Instrumentation: 1 Contrabassoon, 1 Piano