Tag: 4 Haiku for Orchestra

Thursday, November 10,2011:Tubular Fireworks

Tubular Fireworks! Every culture finds a reason for fireworks. Brits use them to celebrate “Guy Fawkes Night,” Nov 5, commemorating the assassination attempt on King James I in 1605. Americans set off fireworks to celebrate their independence from the aforementioned Brits, on July 4; and the Czechs wait for the cold weather to warm up the sky with fire at New Year’s. But on Nov 2 The Berg Orchestra concert…