Far Away from HereFar Away from Here, Music for Bluegrass Band and Orchestra,
3[3rd Picc.]-2-2-2; 2-3-3[3rd Ten/Bass]-0; 3 Perc.; Str.; Bluegrass Band (6 Players): Banjo/Vln./Mndln./Gtr., Mndln., 3 Gtr., Str. Bs., (September 9, 1984), (21 min.).
Published by Elkan-Vogel, Inc., available on rental: 116-41375.
No recording available.
Commissioned by the McLain Family Band.
Premiere: November 11, 1985, the McLain Family Band with Newton Wayland conducting the South Bend Symphony.
December 15, 1985, the McClain Family Band with Peter Schickele conducting the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
June 10, 1988, the McClain Family Band at Jones Hall in Houston, Texas.