||Opera Oratorio after the Book of Dead
||Saral, Ali Riza
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||Composer, after a translation of ancient Egyptian texts by Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge (1857–1934)
||To the victims of September 11th events in New York
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||Voices: Speaker (mezzo-soprano), Osiris Ani (bass-baritone) + mixed chorus (SATB)|
Orchestra: 3 flutes, piccolo, 2 oboes, English horn, 3 clarinets (B♭), 2 bassoons, contrabassoon + 4 horns (F), 4 trumpets (C), 3 trombones, tuba + 4 timpani, triangle, tambourine, cymbals, bass drum, gong, chimes, xylophone + harpsichord, harp, strings
With tears of despair and regret that my touches may have hurt the Holy words of Ani's papyrus.