Sheet Music: Score
A garland for St. Francis : for soprano, flute, B flat clarinet, vibraphone, violin, viola, violoncello and double bass / Betty Beath ; words by David Cox.
by Betty Beath (2003)
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (55p. -- A4 (portrait))
Duration: 22 min.
Introduction -- I had a dream -- Yes, my friends of Assisi, I have gone mad -- Francis and the leper -- Sermon to the birds -- How sweet to feel -- Psalm 96, 11/12 -- Meditation (for viola and cello) -- Soliloquy: Francis -- Prayer: St Francis.
Includes programme notes.
Text of 'Yes, my friends of Assisi, I have gone mad' and 'How sweet to feel' by Carlo Carretto ; text of 'Sermon to the birds' by Giovanni Pascoli, translated by John Gransden, text of 'Francis and the leper' by Brother William SSF.
Meditation is scored for viola and cello duo; Soliloquy is scored for soprano, vibraphone and cello.
Individual movements may be performed separately.
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