Early Spring

for Mixed Choir and Chamber Ensemble

Chen Yi

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Text: Text taken from two poems by Su Dong-po (1036-1101)
Publisher: Theodore Presser Company
Print Status: Rental

Quick Overview

?Early Spring? for mixed choir and chamber ensemble (flute, clarinet, violin, cello, percussion and piano) is commissioned by the Department of Music, University of Richmond, for Schola Cantorum and eighth blackbird with support from the Tucker-Boatright Fund, premiered on April 8, 2011 at the University of Richmond, VA. The text is taken from two poems by poet Su Dong-po in Song Dynasty, written on the two paintings, Duck Playing, and Wild Geese, drawn by the monk Hui Chong. The lively description of the spring scenes welcomes a new season of the year.

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Scores & Parts

Early Spring - Full Score - Study
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Additional Information

Commission Commissioned by the Department of Music, University of Richmond, for Schola Cantorum.
Composition Date 2011
Duration 00:10:00
Orchestration SATB Choir; Fl. Cl. Vln. Vcl. Pno. Perc.
Premiere April 8, 2011, Richmond, Virginia Schola Cantorum and eighth blackbird University of Richmond

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