The Orchestral Music of Robert HELPS
Symphony no. 2 (1998-99) — This intensely personal symphony was commissioned and premiered by the Florida Orchestra under Jahja Ling. The four movements of this work exhibit the composer non-pretentiously musing upon the stages of life in the foreboding shadows of death.
I – Awakenings
II – Dance
III – Romance
IV – ForebodingsListen to movement II, Dance
|Romance, movement III of Symphony no. 2.
An excerpt of the four-hand piano reduction by the composer.
Symphony no. 2 is pending publication.