Sunset in My Hand

Year
2017
Commissioner
joint commission in celebration of the 25th Anniversary of both Ensemble Monterey and Cantiamo! Cabrillo
Setting
6 mov
Lyrics
1: Sara Teasdale (1884–1933), 2: Pablo Neruda (1904–1973) translated by Joseph Stroud (1943), 3: Dana Gioia (1950), 4: John Steinbeck (1902–1968), 5: Robinson Jeffers (1887–1962), Grace MacGowan Cooke (1863–1944) and an anonymous Franciscan
Language
English
Duration
30 min
Premiere
Ensemble Monterey Chamber Orchestra and conductor John Anderson, and Cantiamo Cabrillo, Cabrillo Youth Chorus and conductor Cheryl R Anderson at the Cypress Community Church, Salinas, CA on 29 April 2017, Peace United Church of Christ, Santa Cruz, CA on 30 April 2017, and in Carnegie Hall, New York City on 26 June 2017