Masguda I. Shamsutdinova's site


 

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.