Dark Bells

for Chorus, Solo Viola and Orchestra

Jonathan Leshnoff

Performing Ensemble: Viola with Orchestra
Duration: 20:00
Publisher: Leshnoff Publishing
Print Status: Rental

Quick Overview

Oratorio based on poetry of Edgar Allen Poe. Same orchestration as Flois Campi by Vaughn Williams.

Additional Information

Commission Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orhcestra, Maryland State Arts Council, and Peter Minkler
Composition Date 2013
Orchestration S.A.T.B. Choir; Solo Vla.; 2 2 2(2 dbl. B.Cl.) 2(2 dbl. Cbsn.) - 4 3 3(B.Tbn.) 0; Timp. 1Perc. Ho. Str.
Premiere Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Andrew Constantine, soloist Peter Minker (May 10, 2014)


1. Viola intro
2. "The Bells": part I
3. Alone
4. "The Bells": part II
5. Viola Prelude; then "Eldorado"

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