‘Parlen les dones’ for mezzo, SATB Choir and Orchestra – El Cor Canta, March 5, 12:00, 2023 – L’ Auditori de Barcelona

  • Parlen les dones (Women speak) for mezzo, SATB choir, and chamber orchestra, has been commissioned by the El Cor Canta, based on four poems by Catalan author Montserrat Abelló. The group El Cor Canta consists of 150 amateur singers that work with various professional chamber orchestras and soloists, conducted by Elisenda Carrasco i Eva Martínez. The premiere of “Parlen les dones” will take place on March 5, 2023 at 12:00, at L’Auditori of Barcelona as well as three other performances in various Auditoris (Concert Halls) in Catalunya. Other details about the chamber orchestra and the mezzo will be announced later.

The Flaming rock (La Roca llameante) for SATB Mixed chorus and String Quartet (2007)

Duration: 13’22”
Commissioned by the Allegro Chorale & Orchestra Inc. of Midland/Odessa conducted by Nyela Basney.
Premiered by the Allegro Chorale & Orchestra conducted by Nyela Basney and the Cassatt String Quartet on November 17 and 18 in Midland and Odessa, Texas.
New York city premiere by Cantori New York at the Church of the Holy Trinity on March 7, 2009.

PROGRAM NOTES.
TEXT (English and Spanish) of the Flaming Rock.
Live performance by Cantori New York in New York City (3/7/2009) Full Audio

 

Vocal score and string parts

 

Study score (letter size 8.5×11)

 

Conductor score (large size 11×17)

Published by Hidden Oaks Music Company.

Bonna Domna for string orchestra and SSAATTBB Choir (2001/04)

Duration: 8’30”
Choir with string orchestra version of the 2001 Bonna Domna a capella choral piece commissioned by the Dale Warland Singers.