In his Symposium, Plato details seven speeches offered one drunken night in Athens in order to praise Love. Each of Plato's speakers serves as a scaffolding for its respective movement, in some cases providing form, intervallic content, or even a particular instrumentation. For piano, oboe, tuba, horn, bassoon, flute, trombone, soprano, and clarinet. Juvenilia. Duration: 00:25:00.
Premiere: February 24, 2014, Faculty and Students of EIU Department of Music and Guest-Lecturer Dr. Gary Aylesworth, EIU Department of Philosophy.