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About "Oh, Adam's Children"

“Oh, Adam’s Children” is a legend about Abraham and his son. It is based on the texts from the Koran and the Torah. There is an ancient Bible legend which later told in the Koran. It is the legend about the man’s love to God, the man who is eager to sacrifice his own son. The idea of love to God and the value of human life is the main conflict of this composition

Title of the Work: Oh, Adam’s Children

Year Composed: 1996

Duration: 17’

Instrumentation: chamber vocal ensemble, viola, flute, buss drum.