Poems Almost of This World

Poems Almost of This World

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for unaccompanied voice The five short songs which make up this work are all settings of translations of Chinese poetry from the Tang dynasty (618-906AD) and several of them are about the separation of the lover from her beloved. The vocal range used is from the A below middle C to the A two octaves above.show more

Product details

  • Sheet music | 12 pages
  • 210 x 297mm | 63g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 0193356031
  • 9780193356030

About Richard Causton

Richard Causton was born in London and studied at the University of York, the Royal College of Music and the Scuola Civica in Milan. He has worked with world renowned performers such as the BBC Symphony Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sinfonieorchester Basel, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Saarbrucken, London Sinfonietta, and the Nash Ensemble. He has been the recipient of several awards, including First Prize in the International 'Nuove Sincronie competition, the Mendelssohn Scholarship and a 2004 British Composer Award in the Best Instrumental Work category for Seven States of Rain. He was founder of the Royal College of Music Gamelan Programme and held the Fellow Commonership in the Creative Arts at Trinity College, Cambridge.show more