Jamestown Hymn (2007)
For orchestra
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Commissioned by the Virginia Arts Festival and Jamestown 2007

First performed May 11, 2007, by the Norfolk Symphony and the Richmond Symphony (combined), JoAnn Falletta, conductor; Jamestown Settlement, VA

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rent score and parts from G. Schirmer Inc 

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Scored for 3 flutes, 3 oboes,, 3 clarinets, 3 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion, harp, and strings

Duration  3 minutes

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Program note

This short lyrical treatment of an original melody was written to celebrate the 400th Anniversary of the pilgrim’s landing at Jamestown.

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                     — John Corigliano

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