Pandora’s Lament

Rob Romeyn

  • Grade: 3
  • Time: 4:59
  • Series: Concert Band
  • Brand: C.L. Barnhouse Co.
  • Year: 2017

In Greek mythology, Zeus gave Pandora a box, but warned her never to open it. But the urge to open it overcame her. All of life’s miseries came out of the box, let free into the world. The final thing remaining in the box was hope, and a new beginning. This powerful and poignant work depicts Pandora’s myth. A bold and forceful opening statement gives way to a beautiful and haunting melody. Lush and mournfully dissonant harmonies gradually build to a climax of incredible emotion and power. As the music ends, we are reminded of a new hope and a new beginning, creating a sensitive and memorable moment. A meaningful and significant addition to the concert band repertoire; destined to be a classic.

Product SKU Price Quantity
Full set 012-4542-00 $74.00
Extra full score 012-4542-01 $9.00
Oversized, spiral-bound score 012-4542-75 $25.00
MP3 Download 012-4542-85 $1.00
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