Sean Hickey profile

The Birds of Barclay Street

Form
Solo
Instrumentation
piano
Year
2001
Duration
2:00
Premiere
Dedicated to the victims of 9/11. FP: 3/03, Eleonor Bindman, CAMI Hall, New York
Description

Far and away my most performed work. This brief piece is dedicated to the memory of those who perished on 9/11/01.

News

  • Two performances, including a premiere, at the New York Chamber Music Festival

    I'm extremely happy to share the news that two of my works, including the premiere of my trio, Avatar, will be performed at the New York Chamber Music Festival. Clarinetist Anthony McGill, violinist Elmira Darvarova and pianist Linda Hall give the long-awaited premiere of the three-movement work on September 15, 2011 at Symphony Space.

  • Pianist Philip Edward Fisher begins recording sessions

    Pianist Philip Edward Fisher began recording sessions in Princeton, NJ with recordings of four of the composer's piano works: Cursive, Hill Music, Dolmen and The Birds of Barclay Street. The historic Miller Chapel of the Princeton Theological Seminary was the setting, John Baker, engineer and Ben Bierman, producer. Further sessions begin in the same location in September.

Recordings

Cursive album cover