Series: Peermusic Classical Publisher: Peermusic Classical Composer: Michael Daugherty
Since its premiere by the Baltimore Symphony in 1994 at Carnegie Hall, the GRAMMY®-winning Metropolis Symphony has entered the orchestral repertoire and been performed by orchestras all over the world.
Metropolis Symphony is a five-movement musical response to the world of Superman, and Krypton refers to the exploding planet from which the infant Superman escaped. A dark, microtonal sound world is created by glissandi in the strings, trombone, and siren. Two percussionists play antiphonal fire bells throughout the movement, as it evolves from a recurring solo motive in the cellos into ominous calls from the brass section. Gradually the movement builds toward an apocalyptic conclusion. Duration - ca. 7:00
$25.00 (US) Inventory #HL 00228884 UPC: 680160431250 Publisher Code: 61934-856 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0" Run time: 0:07:00 52 pages
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Series: Peermusic Classical