Your cart

Total
NZD
Shipping and discount codes are added at checkout.

Work


Genesis

for small orchestra

Year:  1992   ·  Duration:  7m
Instrumentation:  2 2 2 1 | 1 1 1 0 | timp+2 | str

Year:  1992
Duration:  7m
Instrumentation  2 2 2 1 | 1 1 1 0 | timp+2 ...

Composer:   Denise Hulford

Films, Audio & Samples

Sample Score

Sample: Page 1-6.

See details ➔

Borrow/Hire:

To borrow items or hire parts please email SOUNZ directly at info@sounz.org.nz.

About

Genesis was composed in 1992 during a period of study with Professor Stanley Glasser, Head of Music Department, Goldsmith College, London University. The work is scored for double winds, single brass, strings, 2 percussionists, and images of the sunrise on the composer's favourite New Zealand Beach. Webster's Dictionary defines genesis as "the beginning, the origin." As sunrise occurs at the beginning of the day, Genesis seemed an appropriate title for this work.


Commissioned note

Written with funding from Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council and premiered at APO Composers' Workshop in March 1995.


Contents note

one Movement