Symphony No. 8

from "Prophetic Books" by William Blake

William Bolcom

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Text: Text: William Blake
Publisher: E.B. Marks Music
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Commission Commissioned by the Boston Symphony Orchestra, James Levine, Music Director,through the generous support of Alan J. and Suzanne W. Dworsky,for the Boston Symphony and Tanglewood Festival Chorus, John Oliver, conductor.
Duration 35'
Orchestration SATB Chorus; 4(2Picc.) 3(E.H.) 3(EbCl./B.Cl.) 3(Cbsn.) - 6 4 4 1; Timp. 4Perc. Pno./Cel. Hp. Str.

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I. Rintrah roars (THE ARGUMENT, fromTHE MARRIAGE OF HEAVEN AND HELL)
II. The Shadowy Daughter of Urthona (PRELUDIUM, from AMERICA: A PROPHECY)
III. This theme calls me (from JERUSALEM)
IV. A Song of Liberty (from THE MARRIAGE OF HEAV