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Requiem Aeternum (for Choir and Orchestra)

Composer
Year of composition
2000
Lyricist
anon.
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
5 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Orchestra
Instrumental parts
Not available

'Requiem Aeternum' was written in May 2000 for my uncle who had recently died. The piece was originally for piano solo in Am. However, when composing the piece I conceived it with the Requiem words in mind. The piece was substantially rewritten and orchestrated in September 2005 for my school orchestra and the choir 'Voices Anon' with its first performance in December 2005. The recording attached is taken from the concert.

To the reviewer below - the piece written for and played by my school orchestra so I feel that your comments on intonation are unjust.

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