Listen: Sufjan Stevens unveils ‘III,’ announces release of score to ‘The Decalogue’ ballet

The full score will be released on October 18

A few years ago, Sufjan Stevens scored the ballet The Decalogue, which was choreographed by Justin Peck. Now, the full score is set to be released online on October 18th, and Stevens has previewed the record with “III.”

Stevens’ Decalogue compositions is set to be performed by Brooklyn composer and pianist Timo Andres, who has played with Philip Glass, the Kronos Quartet, and more. “III” is a powerfully elaborate classical piano track that is beautiful in its focus, with instrumental lines that weave and intertwine.

Preview the score with “III” and check out the trailer for The Decalogue below.

Lead photo courtesy of Philip Cosores.