Peter Dietz wrote:
>I am searching for orchestral works for classical orchestra (approximate
>size of Beethoven Symphony No. 6) up to 45 minutes for a programme
>in summer 2006. There should be an evident reference to religious
>or sacred themes, but the compositions should be purely instrumental.
Take a look at Richard Yardumian's Cantus Animae et Cordis and his
Chorale-Prelude, Veni Creator Spiritus.
Is Haydn's Seven Last Words too obvious a suggestion?