Symphonic Journey: for symphony orchestra by Martin Max Schreiner
11 Apr 2021
A five movement symphony presented here with a strategic montage of images that is designed to complement the drama across the entire 30 minutes of music. The movement titles are: I. Prelude--Dawn and Mist; II. Fantasy--Sonic Vistas; III. Calypso; IV. Storm; V. Fantasia--Emerging Sunlight, Refracted Memories. I planned, composed and reworked this piece from 1986 to 1992. The first two movements were conceived as a separable pair. Back in this time, the general perception was that orchestral works under fifteen minutes had a far better chance of being performed. In 1992, the first two movements--lasting 13+ minutes--were recorded as this separable pair by the Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. This is the recording you hear in this video. Movements three, four and five form one continuous aggregate with movement five making thematic references back to movements one and two. I rewrote these final three movements between June 2020 and March 2021. I appended them as a computer generat
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