Feathers in the wind (2016)
choir (SATB), piano, double bass
NOTUS IU Contemporary Vocal Ensemble
Dominick DiOrio, conductor, Kurt Muroki, double bass, Aram Arakelyan, piano, Joseph Ittoop, tenor soloist
Recorded live in Auer Concert Hall, Jacobs School of Music, Indiana University Bloomington, Tuesday, February 6, 2018.
Vince Peterson, conductor, Sam Shull, piano, Genevieve Chapin, double bass, Alex Canovas, tenor soloist
Recorded live at the Studios of the Paul Taylor Dance Company, New York, NY, November 19, 2016.
TEXT: adaptation of 17th-century Jewish folktale in Yiddish (libretto by the composer), Psalm 34
LANGUAGE: English, Yiddish, Hebrew (biblical)
COMMISSION: Choral Chameleon (Vince Peterson, Artistic Director)
PREMIERE: November 18-19, 2016, Choral Chameleon, Studios of The Paul Taylor Dance Company, Lower East Side, NYC