for chamber orchestra: 1112 2200 perc str
Perusal score available
Dance Symphony draws from my notebook of themes developed through years of accompanying dances classes, workshops and concerts.
The work was commissioned by Jung Ho Pak for the International Chamber Orchestra of ISOMATA, where it premiered December 13, 1989.
I wish to thank dance instructors Diana MacNeil and Jean-Marie Martz, along with conductor Jung Ho Pak, for inspiring and encouraging me in the creation of this piece.
Inspiration for this music came during long walks in the magical Idyllwild forest ...