AUGUSTA READ THOMAS


Words of the Sea

for orchestra (1996)


1 leaf, 355 x 600 mm. Executed in black, red, green, orange, and yellow ink. Additional leaf taped to right margin. 22-stave Judy Green P-538 music paper. Initialed and dated by composer with autograph inscription “for Pierre Boulez + CSO”.

Together with 3 ff. autograph sketches.

Words of the Sea was premiered by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra under Pierre Boulez in 1996.

All leaves with composer’s signature or initials.


Published by J & J Lubrano Music Antiquarians

J & J Lubrano Music Antiquarians was established in 1977 by John and Jude Lubrano. Since that time, the firm has come to be recognized as one of the leading international antiquarian dealers in the specialities of Music and Dance.

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