Shattered Glass rehearsing at The Princeton Sound Kitchen, Princeton, NJ

Shattered Glass rehearsing at The Princeton Sound Kitchen, Princeton, NJ

Hush

Instrumentation: String orchestra (4 or 8 violins, 3 violas, 2 cellos, double bass)

Length: 9 minutes 15 seconds

Premiere: Shattered Glass at The Princeton Sound Kitchen, 7 February 2017

Written for: Shattered Glass

Program Notes:

From The Writings of Henry David Thoreau (1906) Vol. 7: Journal Vol. 1

"Oh, could I catch the sounds remote!

Could I but tell to human ear

The strains which on the breezes float

And sing the requiem of the dying year!"