To the Muses
Jenece C. Gerber
About this work:
This work for percussion quartet and vocalist features text by William Blake, from his poem by the same title. Premiered in the first concert by the Summit New Music Ensemble in May 2004 at the University of Akron. Unusual instrumentation includes steel pan (drum), marimba, vibraphone, chimes (tubular bells) and medium voice.
Year composed: 2004
Ensemble type: Voice, Solo or With Chamber or Jazz Ensemble:Unknown
Instrumentation: 2 Percussion (General), 1 Marimba, 1 Vibraphone, 1 Medium Voice
Instrumentation notes: 1 vocalist and 4 percussionists--2 Steel pans to be played by 1 performer, chimes, marimba, and vibraphone