Review: Sofia Gubaidulina: “The Light of the End”
1st October 2005
minutes, ….[requires] a vast orchestra, and
her orchestral colors are extraordinary.
Spacious, logical, repetitive, spare,
communicative, describes this bleak —
occasionally dancing — piece… Gubaidulina’s
deep spirituality was profoundly conveyed.
— Annette Morreau, The Independent (London)
THE LIGHT OF THE END
str(min 18.104.22.168.12 players)
20 August 2005; BBC Proms, London, England