Augusta Read Thomas (1964)

Upon Wings of Words, Emily Dickinson Settings (2021)

for lyric soprano and string quartet (or for lyric mezzo-soprano and string quartet)

  • General information
    • Composition date : 2021
    • Duration : 17 mn 30 s
    • Editor : Nimbus Music Publishing
    • Commission: NEXUS Chamber Music en collaboration avec Guarneri Hall NFP
    • Dedication : Stefan Hersh & NEXUS Chamber Music
    • Livret (détail, auteur) :

      Emily Dickinson.

Detailed formation
  • soliste : soprano
  • violin, second violin, viola, cello

Creation information

  • Date : 9 September 2021
    Location :

    États-Unis, Ravinia Festival (IL)


    Performers :

    Kristina Bachrach, soprano ; Nexus Chamber Music