For Symphonic Band and Chorus (or Vocal Ensemble)


Duration: 18 minutes

Instrumentation: It is possible to perform the work with a full choir setting, or vocal ensemble (singers one on a part, amplified.)

3 flutes (3rd also doubles piccolo), alto Flute; 3 oboes (3rd doubles English horn; 3 bassoons (3rd doubles contra bassoon); piccolo clarinet, 6 clarinets, bass clarinet, contrabass clarinet; 4 saxophones (SATB); 6 horns; 3 trumpets; 2 flugelhorns; 3 tenor trombones, 1 Bass trombone; 1 euphonium, 2 tubas; double bass; harp; piano/celeste (one player); percussion (5 players); three narrators: alto, tenor and bass. (also sing with the on-stage chorus); soprano soloist (from the on-stage chorus); on-Stage chorus (about 48-96 singers); back-stage women chorus


Year Composed: 2002

Gleams from the Bosom of Darkness [Hard Copy]


1. Regular Airmail

2. Express Airmail