Waldron Island Reflections offers images and words from Shining Night, the award-winning documentary film about the life and music of Morten Lauridsen. Morten Lauridsen, among the leading American composers of the late 20th and early 21st centuries, draws his inspiration from the serenity of nature. In his summer residence on remote Waldron Island in the San Juan Archipelago many of his greatest works are composed. For anyone who appreciates nature as inspiration for creativity, Waldron Island Reflections provides a glimpse into a unique Pacific Northwest haven where timeless words are given a musical voice through Lauridsen s sublime artistry. About the music of Morten Lauridsen:-In 2007 Morten Lauridsen received the National Medal of Arts, the highest artistic award in the United States, from the President in a White House ceremony for his composition of radiant choral works combining musical beauty, power, and spiritual depth. He is Distinguished Professor of Composition at the USC Thornton School of Music, Los Angeles.
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Book Description G I A Pubns, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1622770641