Related Works: Wed
piano version Wed
string quartet version Wed
string orchestra versionComposer Note:wed
was commissioned by the American Conservatory Theater for the Kronos Quartet. wed is from a series of incidental pieces and songs I wrote for the American Conservatory Theater's 1996 production of Shakespeare's play The Tempest
, with music performed live by the Kronos. wed is a bittersweet interpretation of the wedding masque Prospero creates to entertain his daughter Miranda and her beloved Ferdinand. wed
should be subdued and still, devoid of almost all expression.