LAST WORLD STANDING, The Heroes of Peace is the “sequel” to KAKEHASHI: That We Might Live. Scored for Dramatic Wind Symphony, Dancers, Singers & Images of the 3rd Millennium, piece #939 asks, “What is the version of the world when all war is finally done? What is the Last World Standing?”
At its world premiere by the Rundfunk Blasorchester Reid, conducted by Karl Geroldinger in Linz Austria’s The Brucknerhaus, the 33-minute work received an 18-minute standing ovation.
LAST WORLD STANDING, The Heroes of Peace is part of Stormworks Chapter 13:Whispers on the Wind. This DVD was made at the premiere in October of 2006 in Linz, Austria.
Get your accompanying SCORE NOTES here: https://stephenmelillo.com/digital-libretti. Scroll to "LAST WORLD STANDING Score Notes."
You can explore the Score at stormworld.com, under Chapter 13.
Stephen Melillo Composer