Into the Blue
About the work
The piece was commissioned by the ‘Meet the Composer’ scheme, for Lawrence High School, in 1996. The title is taken from the final words of a poem by Jason Sherwood, which is sung by the choir. The piece is dedicated to ‘Joshua’.
First Performance: 1996, Lawrence High School
Many doubled parts permit many variations in the performing forces. 4 timpani are required, and there are three other percussion parts
Meet the Composer and Lawrence High School