- For strings, winds, harp, percussion (including celesta,
vibraphone, chimes), chorus of mixed voices.
- First draft March 1965. Completed August 13, 1966, in Hollywood.
- Text includes portions of the Proper of the Requiem Mass.
- Duration: c. 15 minutes.
- Commissioned by Stanley Seeger, Jr., Frenchtown, New Jersey, in a
letter dated February 22, 1965.
- First performance at the McCarter Theater, Princeton, October 8,
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