VOICE WITH ENSEMBLE - At the End of the World (2000) (high voice + lg ens)

Duration - 5:00

high voice and large ensemble

Albany Symphony - Dogs of Desire, David Alan Miller, conductor.

Bermel showed great accomplishment in setting voice with orchestra [At the End of the World], and drew marvelous effects from the players.”
— METROLAND (Albany, NY)

At the End of the World (2002) is a setting of a short poem by Nicole Krauss, whom I befriended while in residence at Yaddo. I orchestrated it for a Music Alive residency with the Albany Symphony, and it was premiered by the Dogs of Desire with Barbara Hannigan as a soprano soloist.