Inspired by the iconic photograph taken by astronaut William (“Bill”) Anders during the Apollo 8 mission on Christmas Eve 1968. Commissioned in his honor by the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival and generously underwritten by the Valerie & William Anders Foundation. Composed for Anita Orne and the Miró Quartet. (Duration approx. 7 minutes) First performance: [more]
Commissioned by the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival; First Performance: Aug 11, 2012 at the Orcas Island Center in Eastsound, WA, by violinist/violist Aloysia Friedmann and pianist Jon Kimura Parker. 1. Crossing 2. On and Off 3. The Shoreline Lullabye 4. Whistling and Listening 5. In Tows and Threes (Motor Rhythm) Sheet Music, Scores, Parts [more]
Sheet Music, Scores, Parts and Performance Materials are available from billholabmusic.com.