MUSIC FROM JAPAN WORKS INFORMATION


Composer Name: Akira Miyoshi

Composition Name: Kyomon for Children's Choir and Orchestra

Composition Date:                       1984 
Configuration:                         Orchestra
Featured Instrument:                   Soprano (voice)
                                       Alto (voice)
                                       Children's Chorus
Japanese Instrument(s):                N
Length:                                N/A
Players:                               FLEX
Version (Original/Revised):            O
MFJ Presented:                         Y

Recording Title:                       Cassette
Label Name:                            None
Recording Format:                      Audio cassette
Commercial/Non-Commercial:             N
Solo/Compilation:                      C
Item Number:                           1
Number of Copies:                       1 


American Premiere Venue:               Carnegie Hall
American Premiere City:                New York
American Premiere Sponsor:             MFJ
American Premiere Date:                2/14/85
American Premiere Performers:          Baruchian Choraleers, Amer. Sym. Orchest
Article/Review:                        R

Publication:                           The New York Times
Title:                                 U.S. Premieres of 4 Jap. Works
Author/Critic:                         Donal Henahan
Publication Date:                      2/16/85
Reaction:                              Positive
Synopsis:                              The main idea of the pice was to contrast violence with innocence, a
                                       a ploy that worked extremely well up to apoint.  Mr. Miyoshi made more
                                       more of it than one would have predicted by looking at the score.
Origin (American/Japanese):            A
Article/Review:                        A

Publication:                           The New York Times
Title:                                 Music Notes from Japan
Author/Critic:                         Arts and Leisure Section
Publication Date:                      2/3/85
Reaction:                              Positive
Origin (American/Japanese):            A

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