• Aaron Jay Kernis
  • Elegy - for those we lost (for strings) (2020)

  • AMP and AJK Music (World)
  • [hp]/str
  • 6 min
    • 1st October 2022, Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor , MI, United States of America
    • 4th March 2023, Lincoln Center, Fort Collins , CO, United States of America
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Programme Note

Composer note
I wrote Elegy (to those we lost) during the pandemic month of May 2020, when it became clear that the toll of covid-19 on human lives was truly devastating. I hope through this short work that listeners can find a space of solace to reflect, remember and mourn those we have lost — known or unknown to us, and allow us to find compassion to share this time as brothers and sisters together.

— Aaron Jay Kernis

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