2.Dies irae from Requiem Reborn

Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
15 minutes
Modern classical music
Choir + orchestra
Instrumental parts
Not available

I thought the "rock" shade of my Requiem would turn into predominant feature in the Dies irae, yet the narrative character of the text led to something different. Anyway, I hope the result is justifiable.

Let me remind to all taking a look at this Requiem: tenor’s solo part is to be sung by rock singer (naturally, amplified), thus all the "extreme cases" with the range, dynamics and "unconventional" orchestral texture are intentional.

Well, now listen to the mp3 live performance, with the inclusions of fantastic impros of bass guitar (Romas Malinauskas) and drum set (Arvydas Joffe).

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