RTE Concert Orchestra for Iarla O'Lionaird and Orchestra
voice and orchestra
Commissioned by the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra Soprano (Dawn Upshaw) and Orchestra (SPCO)
To a text by Asenath Nicholson
c. 32 minutes
Commissioned by Dawn Upshaw
soprano, fl, cl, trombone, accordion, guitar, piano, percussion, strings
May be done by individual strings or string section
Song cycle (of 6 songs) to texts by W.B. Yeats.
All 6 songs may be performed as a set. Other options include all but song 5; songs 1,2 and 3; or individual songs 1, 3 or 5.
c. 13 minutes
Commissioned by RTE for the National Symphony Orchestra and Ioana-Petcu Colan.
Premiere on TV, 5 September 2005. First public concert performance given on 30 January 2007 by Darragh Morgan and the National Symphony Orchestra.
violin and orchestra (vn-solo, 2431 4321 hrp pf 3 perc str)