Composition Date: 2013
Duration: 00:09:08


Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 1 x Trombone
  • 1 x Drum
  • 1 x Other percussion
  • 1 x Harp
  • 1 x Piano
  • 1 x Soprano
  • 1 x Mezzo Soprano
  • 1 x Mixed chorus
Programme Note:
In the beginning God created Lilith and Adam. Soon after, Adam casts out Lilith from the Garden of Eden, and Eve is created from Adam's rib. Lilith, now the serpent, returns to seduce Adam through his beloved Eve. Subsequently, Adam and Eve are both seduced, as Lilith presents herself as the forbidden fruit - Adam and Eve fall from Grace.

I. Lilith -- II. Eve's Seduction -- III. Adam's Seduction -- IV. Fall from Grace -- V. Lament in the Garden of Eden -- VI. The Serpent -- VII. Lilith


  • Call Number:
  • AR3246
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • February 12, 2016
  • Type:
  • Sound recording, archival
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 streaming audio file ; (9:08)
    This is a streaming audio track, part of the CentreStreams project. CentreStreams is made possible through the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage, the Audio-Visual Preservation Trust of Canada and CBC Radio 2.
    Ceci est une piste de son en continu, du projet Musiflots. Musiflots a été mis sur pied grâce au soutien du ministère du Patrimoine canadien, du Trust pour la préservation de l'audiovisuel et de CBC Radio 2.
  • Additional Information:
  • For soprano, mezzo soprano, chorus and small chamber ensemble [2 perc/hrp/pno/trb] peerformers: Calixa-Lavalle Choir; Laurence Ewashko, conductor. World premiere 6 April 2013 in St. Joseph Parish, Ottawa ON.
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