• Samuel Barber
  • Horizon (1945)

  • G Schirmer Inc (World)
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  • 4 min 30 s

Programme Note

Broadcast — June 17 1945
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Efrem Kurtz, conductor
NBC Radio Network

Concert — January 19 1985
Merrick Symphony Orchestra
Charles Gouse, conductor
Merrick, NY

Composed on Arabian themes for the "Standard Oil Hour" radio program, portions of Horizon appear in Barber's landmark wind quintet Summer Music, written about ten years later.

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