Lim Programme Notes – Page 2 – information about my compositions
This is a duo version of the opening scene of the opera Moon Spirit Feasting. Commissioned by Synergy Percussion. Premiere: 19 September 1999, Sydney Opera House, Synergy Percussion. Score (138071), Ricordi Milano. Sappho / Fragment 16. Translated by Thomas McEviilley. Some say a host of cavalry, others of infantry, others. Of ships, is the most beautiful thing on the dark. Earth–but I say it is. Whatever one loves;. And it is very easy to make this understood. By everyone, for she who far surpassed.
small ensemble (2-9) | Liza Lim
Premiere of 3 Angels: 25 September 2011, Pinakothek der Moderne Munich; Also performed in a version made with large performative scroll (1 m x 16 m) 3 Angels an elegy, premiere 3 December 2011, Theatrehaus Stuttgart. Score (138071), Ricordi Milano. For baritone and percussion. Text by Li Shang yin (in Chinese). Commissioned by Darmstardt Ferienkurse 1998. Premiere: 22 July 1998, Darmstadt, Orangerie. Kurt Widmer, baritone, Mircea Ardeleanu, percussion. Score (138286), Ricordi Milano. Premiere: 11 October...