Lumen ad Finem Cuniculi

2015

Details

Duration:
18'

Instrumentation:
3.3.3.3.-4.3.3.1-timp-5perc-hp-strings: 16.14.12.10.8

Commissioned by:
South Netherlands Philharmonic (philharmonie zuidnederland) to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the closure of the Dutch coal mines

Premiere:
22 October 2015, Theater Heerlen, by the South Netherlands Philharmonic (philharmonie zuidnederland), conducted by Dmitri Liss.

Reviews

An evening of debuts, premieres and introductions in Eindhoven

Olga de Kort, from Bachtrack

"The impressive Lumen ad finem cuniculi by the Dutch composer Theo Verbey experienced a committed, lucid and vivacious première. This energetic, as well as energizing, composition was commissioned by the orchestra to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the closure of the Dutch coal mines."