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Symphony No. 1

Full Score

By John Corigliano

Orchestra (Score)
Full Score. Composed by John Corigliano (1938-). Study Score. 132 pages. G. Schirmer #ED3984. Published by G. Schirmer (HL.50481774).

Item Number: HL.50481774

ISBN 079351858X. 11x14 inches.

Commissioned by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in 1988. Winner of the 1991 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition and two 1991 Grammy Awards for Best Orchestral Performance and Best Contemporary Composition. Duration ca. 40 minutes.

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  • 5

    Kevin J. Cope, composer
    Newark, DE
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  • 2009-04-05 00:00:00.0 One of the truly great pieces from the late 20th

    This piece has a place among the greatest symphonies of all time. Through the effective use of the orchestra, programmatic elements, and musical forms, Corigliano created an immensely effective piece that evokes all of the intended emotional responses and is able to stand on its own in musical quality. Truly...

    a great piece.

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