John Stevens (*1951)
John Stevens was born in Buffalo, New York (USA) in 1951. He holds degrees in Music Performance (tuba) from the Eastman School of Music (1973) and Yale University (1975). For many years John Stevens was a free-lance performer in New York City. From 1981 to 1985 he was on the faculty of the University of Miami (FL) School of Music. From 1985 to 2014 he was on the faculty of the University of...
Contemplation, joy, anger and resignation
Contemplation, joy, anger and resignation are depicted. The work ends with a multi-phonic «chorale» representing eternal peace and, finally, the tolling of the «bell» ending this life and beginning the next.
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