A Shakespeare Sequence

A Shakespeare Sequence : Vocal score

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Description

for SSAA, piano duet, and percussion This is a charming set of eight short movements, beautifully and intelligently setting some of Shakespeare's best-loved words. Ideal for upper-voice choirs looking for something interesting and accessible, each movement creates a new atmosphere, from jaunty and angular to mysterious and atmospheric.show more

Product details

  • Sheet music | 32 pages
  • 180 x 239 x 3mm | 74g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • 0193411911
  • 9780193411913

Table of contents

It was a lover and his lass ; Who is Silvia? ; O mistress mine ; If music be the food of love, play on ; Take, O take those lips away ; Full fathom five ; Orpheus with his lute ; Under the greenwood treeshow more

About John Gardner

John Gardner was born in Manchester and educated at Wellington College and Oxford University. After 6 years in the RAF, he joined the music staff of the Royal Opera House, leaving at the end of 1952 to pursue a freelance career as composer, teacher, pianist, and conductor. He has composed three symphonies, several large-scale cantatas, four operas, and a great variety of ensemble, solo and choral music as well as theatre music for the Old Vic and the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford.show more