Stevens  John  Adagio  Orch73

John Stevens

Adagio

for string orchestra


Duration: 8'30

Adagio Adagio

ORCH73b Orchestra score
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ORCH73c Orchestra parts
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Inspired by the many beautiful "adagios"

This Adagio was originally composed in 1991 and revised in 2009. It was written in memory of Rayburn Wright, a former teacher of mine at the Eastman School of Music, shortly after he passed away. The music is meant to convey both the sense of loss at his passing and an uplifting remembrance of his life and our friendship. It is inspired by the many beautiful "adagios" in the orchestral repertoire. John Stevens, February 2010, Madison, WI, USA

Composed
2009
Genre
contemporary
Published
2010
Publisher
Editions Bim
John Stevens

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... Read more

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