The Night Sea

for orchestra


c. 8'30"

Orchestra: 2,1 222; 4231; timp, 2perc, hp; stgs

(The following audio demo was made using instruments from the Vienna Symphonic Library.)

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Composer Notes: “There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm.”—Willa Cather

The Night Sea incorporates three English folksong melodies that I embellished, fragmented, and extended while composing the work. The work’s tone ranges from calm to stormy.