Ice Field

(Spatial narratives for large and small orchestral groups)

Henry Brant

Duration: 00:21:00
Publisher: Carl Fischer Music
Print Status: Rental

Quick Overview

Inspired by his experience, as a 12-year old in 1926, of crossing the Atlantic by ship, which navigated carefully through a large field of icebergs in the North Atlantic.

Scores & Parts

Ice Field - Full Score - Large

Additional Information

Commission Commissioned by: Other Minds and Michael Tilson Thomas
Composition Date 2001
Orchestration 3 picc.(3)/3/3/3; 4-6/3/3/1; Timp. perc.(4), pnos.(2), org.(improv.), hp.(2); str.
Premiere 12th December, 2001. San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas; Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, CA.

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