A setting of Dryden’s Ode to St. Cecilia’s Day for celebratory occasions.
Commissioned by CBC Radio for the opening of Winnipeg’s Centennial Concert Hall.
Premiere: Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Victor Feldbrill, conductor; Paxton Whitehead, reader, October 4 1968, also Niagara Symphony Orchestra.
Difficulty: Suitable for good youth/community to professional orchestra.
Instrumentation: 2222/4331/ timp/2 perc/strings.
Score for sale (orchestra parts – rental).