First Delphic Hymn (Bird, Melvin Clive)

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Publisher. Info. Melvin Clive Bird
Misc. Notes Melvin Bird has asserted his right under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act, 1988, to be identified as the composer of this work. Please contact the composer for further information. The composer welcomes any performances and recordings.
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Work Title First Delphic Hymn
Alternative. Title Address to those who live in harsh times
Composer Bird, Melvin Clive
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMB 29
Key Atonal
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Single movement
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 2012 (December)
First Publication. 2013
Librettist Anon.
Language Greek
Dedication In memoriam Iannis Xenakis
Average DurationAvg. Duration 4 minutes.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation voice and chamber orchestra
Voice - soprano
flute, oboe, clarinet, trombone, tuba, strings

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Part of a cycle of works: An die Nahgeborenen 'An die Uberlebenden = To those born later 'To the survivors' [Reflections for those living in harsh times]. First Delphic Hymn c. 138 B.C.