Hewar (2015)

Hewar (2015)

Instrumentation: takht (nay, oud, qanun, violin, 2 hand percussion & double bass) Orchestra: 2(picc.).2.2.2-4.3.3.1-timp.2perc-hp-str

Duration ca. 25′

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Hewar (pronounced heh-wahr) is the Arabic word for ‘dialogue.’

This is a commissioned work for the National Arab Orchestra and the Michigan Philharmonic.

Premiered on September 19, 2015 in Detroit, MI.

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Due to union restrictions, audio & video of the premiere are only available through private e-mail. Please e-mail: info(at)kr_music(dot)com for details.