BEHZAD RANJBARAN
We Are One
(2017)

For Chorus and Orchestra

Duration: 22′
Orchestration: SATB Chorus; 3(Picc.) 2 2 2 – 4 3 3(B.Tbn.) 1; Timp. 3Perc. Hp. Str.
Commission: Commissioned by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Premiere: May 7, 2018. Oratorio Society of New York, Kent Tritle, conductor; Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, New York, NY.
Movements: I. Paz (sung in Spanish)
II. We Are One (sung in Persian)
III. Shalom (sung in Hebrew)
IV. Salām (sung in Arabic)
V. We Shall Overcome (sung in English)

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BEHZAD RANJBARAN
Concerto for Double Bass and Orchestra
(2017)

Duration: 26′
Orchestration: Solo Double Bass; 3(Picc.) 3(E.H.) 2 2 – 4 3 3(B.Tbn.) 1; Timp. 3Perc. Cel. Hp. Str.
Commission: Commissioned by the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal.
Premiere: February 14, and 15, 2018. Ali Yazdanfar, double bass, Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Kent Nagano, conductor; Montréal Symphony House, Montréal, Canada.
Movements: I. Grace and Light
II. Hidden World
III. Union of Essence

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