May the Lord Bless You!
About this work:
(Benediction, Fragment 20 from "ELATIO: Praises & Prophecies," 26 pages)
Publisher: Buckthorn Music Press (catalog no. 38-20)
Duration: just over 5 min.
Instrumentation: women's chorus and reduced orchestra (2fl, 2tpt, 2hrns [in F], 2tbn, euph, glock, celesta, vib, perc, 2vln, vla, vc, bass)
Text: selections from the Dead Sea Scroll "The Blessings," 'The Blessings of the Faithful,' I (1QSb); Inspired by the Engl. trans. of Geza Vermes.
Status: for non-commercial use only
Version: from: ELATIO: Praises & Prophecies
Year composed: 1998
Ensemble type: Chorus, with or without Solo Voices:Chorus with Orchestra
Instrumentation: 2 Flute, 2 Horn in F, 2 Trumpet, 2 Trombone, 1 Euphonium/Tenor Tuba, 1 Percussion (General), 1 Vibraphone, 1 Celesta, 2 Violin, 1 Viola, 1 Cello, 1 Double bass, 1 SS, 1 AA
Instrumentation notes: Women's chorus & reduced orchestra. Allegorical instrumentation per the larger work scheme.