" Commissioned by The New York Philharmonic and Lincoln Center’s Great Performers and made possible with the generous support of a longtime New York family
September 19, 2002 Avery Fisher Hall
New York Choral Artists
Brooklyn Children’s Chorus
New York Philharmonic, Lorin Maazel, conductor
Sound design by Mark Grey
SATB chorus (minimum of 90); children’s choir; piccolo, 3 flutes (3=picc), 3 oboes, 2 clarinets in Bb, bass clarinet in Bb, contrabass clarinet in Bb, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns in F, 4 trumpets in C, 3 trombones, 2 tubas, timpani, 4 percussion (perc. 1: glockenspiel; perc. 2: crotales, high triangle; perc. 3: chimes, 2 high triangles; perc 4: 2 high triangles, suspended cymbal, brake drums); piano; celesta; quarter-tone piano; 2 harps, strings
Prerecorded multi-channel soundtrack (computer sound files operated from a central mixing board located inside the auditorium).
Published by Hendon Music (Boosey & Hawkes)
Duration: 25 minutes
"On the Transmigration of Souls" was requested by the New York Philharmonic as the opening work of its 2002-3 season and to commemorate the lives of those killed on the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center."
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