*Dreamtime (1993 - 1995)

a masque for seven players in nineteen movements

Dur: 80'

(flutes, clarinets, keyboard, 2 percussionists, violin and violoncello)

Part I. Palm-of-the-Hand

1. Through a Glass Darkly

2. The Stillness

3. Tears

4. Kaleidoscope

5. West Wind

6. Baroque Altar

7. Lamentations

8. The Lunatic and the Butterfly

9. Kolomyika, a dance

10. Parastas

11. Palm-of-the-Hand

12. Stamping Dance

13. Kozak Mamai


Part II. Dreamtime

14. In the Labyrinth

15. Adam's apple

16. Manao Tupapau (after Paul Gauguin)

17. The Sleep of the Caliban (after Odilon Redon)

18. The Hour of the Wold (after Ingmar Bergman)

19. Postludium: Heart of Glass

  • Commissioned by Dr. W. Howard Hoffman for the California E.A.R. Unit
  • First Performance: March 18, 1996, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, New York, New York by the California E.A.R. Unit, Rand Steiger, conducting.

Materials on Rental TNP 1209