Track OrpheusFebruary 11, 2019
The story of Orpheus and his journey to the underworld to retrieve his beloved Eurydice has been an inspiration for composers for hundreds of years. When Dr. Jess Hendricks was commissioned by Dr. Jefferson Campbell to write a piece for Bassoon, Piano, Marimba, and Electronic Accompaniment based on this story, he was overjoyed to be Read the full article…
This is a MIDI rendering of my thesis piece from my time at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. It is a seven movement work for alto flute, clarinet, bassoon, Horn in F, Tuba, 3 percussionists, and string quartet.