a point of amber light

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About the author:
Stephen Ferre is an American composer who has lived in the UK since 1989. He attended Baldwin-Wallace College and Northwestern University, studying primarily with Alan Stout and Bill Karlins with further studies with Bernard Rands, Jakob Druckman and Per Nørgård. He taught briefly at Columbia College in Chicago and Eastern Illinois University. Since moving to Britain, he has been involved in a variety of activities, including setting up the concert series Platform in 1990. In 1999 he was a featured composer at the Baldwin-Wallace College Focus Festival. He now works as a music engraver for his company New Notations Computer Services Ltd, and as a freelance trombonist.

Ferre has concentrated his compositional efforts on works for larger forces. His output includes three Symphonies, Oyre's Garden, Three Pieces for Chamber Orchestra (Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso, after Dante), and concerti for euphonium, flute (In a Dream), alto saxophone (From Her Husband's Hand) and violin (A Point of Amber Light).

a point of amber light

Authored by Stephen Ferre

Music score. 92pp.

A concerto for Violin and Chamber Orchestra, premiered in London in 1996 by David Juritz with The Richmond Orchestra, Phillip Hesketh, conducting.

Performance materials available separately.

Publication Date:
1456592904 / 9781456592905
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Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
8" x 10"
Black and White
Related Categories:
Music / Printed Music / General

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