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SUN CHANTER

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3333 432+bstbn1 TIMP, PERC(3), PIANO, STRINGS

Sun Chanter was commissioned by the Erie Philharmonic in honor of the Orchestra’s100th Anniversary.  It was premiered on November 9, 2013.  The musical inspiration for Sun Chanter arose largely from the natural beauty of Pennsylvania’s Preque Isle State Park, in Erie.  In particular, the iconic sunsets at Presque Isle became a central image as I composed the piece.  The symbol of the sun—around which 100 orbits of the earth have taken place since the founding of the Erie Philharmonic—is contained in one anagram of the title: Sun Chanter = Cent Has Run (Century Has

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