Rapture (Orchestra). By Christopher Rouse (1949-). For Orchestra (Study Score). Boosey & Hawkes Scores/Books. 84 pages. Boosey & Hawkes #M051212835. Published by Boosey & Hawkes (HL.48021070).
ISBN 1458405001. 6.75x10.5 inches.
Rapture marks some of Rouse's most unabashedly tonal music composed to date. Conveying a sense of spiritual bliss, the work progresses to an ever more blinding ecstasy, in a sound world devoid of darkness.