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Peter Bruun

Publisher: Edition Wilhelm Hansen

Himmel og jord (1996)
Publisher
Edition Wilhelm Hansen Copenhagen
Category
Large Ensemble (7+ players)
Year Composed
1996
Duration
8 Minutes
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Programme Note
Peter Bruun Himmel og jord (1996)
Writing a piece of music for Christmas . . . It's difficult. We all know Christmas carols and hymns, which in words and music express joy, expectation and light. Christmas and Christmas carols are the greatest joy of childhood - for me (for many others probably also) one of the strongest experiences of fulfilment, peace and happiness. Were I not able to write a piece for Christmas, then the thought of Christmas would even so create inspiration. The angels' song, the heavenly light, which is spread over the world - the world which is not evil, or false and hollow, but which is subjected to mankind's eternal, restless endeavour.

The work is dedicated to Ensemble 2000.

Peter Bruun.


  • Ensemble
    Ensemble 2000
    Conductor
    Morten Ryelund
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