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Quinteto: 4. Denme la sombra
Quinteto sobre los Poemas de Carlos Pintado, for strings and piano, performed by the South Beach Chamber Ensemble at South Beach Up North 2009, in Wausau, WI.
Classical - Contemporary
Previous peak charts position #125
Previous peak charts position in subgenre #29
Pamela J. Marshall
Pamela J. Marshall
August 20, 2009
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Story behind the song
Each movement of the Quinteto is based on a poem by Cuban poet Carlos Pintado. "Denme la sombra" is based on Pintado's hymn-like "Escrito in 1988". This beautiful poem wishes for the full experience of life, to "see heaven and hell", but especially to have "love, light, sunsets". In the music, I balanced a chorale treatment of the words, as if the poem were sung, with a restless drama.
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