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Peter Lieberson

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Grawemeyer Award (2008) – Neruda Songs (2005)

American Academy of Arts and Letters Music Prize (1992)


Compositions for Winds:

Free and Easy Wanderer (1998) for Piccolo, Oboe, 2 Clarinets (Bass Clarinet), Bassoon, Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, Piano, Percussion, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello, Bass

King Gesar (1991) for Narrator, Flute/Piccolo, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, Horn, Trombone, Percussion, 2 Pianos, Percussion, Violin

Wind Messengers (1990) for 3 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets (also Bass Clarinets), 2 Bassoons, 2 Horns, 2 Violins

Three Songs (1981) for Soprano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, Piano, Harp, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello