Breakfast AntiphoniesBreakfast Antiphonies, S. 8:30 a.m.,
3[3rd also Picc.]-2-2-2; 2-2-3-1; T., 2 Perc. (Tea Kettle on Hot Plate; Tin Whistle attached to Plastic Tube, Red Wine Bottle, Gatorade Bottle, Stein or Teapot, Water Glass, Spoon, Nutmeg Kernel and Grater, Lemon-shaped Lemon Juice Dispenser, Tabasco Sauce Bottle, Pepper Mill, Seltzer-water Maker, Miniature Vodka Bottle, Piece of Uncooked Manicotti, Rigged Toaster and Slices of Toast), Str.; 2 Conductors, (22 min.).
1. The Awakening
2. Morning March
3. La Toilette
4. Preparation of the Tea
6. Finale: Entrance into the Dining Room
Available on rental from Theodore Presser Company, 116-41291.
No recording available.
Premiere: November 12, 1986, the Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
December 27, 28, and 30, 1988 at Carnegie Hall in New York City.
January 28, 1991, the Los Angeles Philharmonic at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles.