My sister's song : scena for solo soprano
by David Lumsdaine (1974)
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Library shelf no. 783.665542/LUM 1 [Available for loan]
Duration: 17 min.
Dedication note: Dedicated to Jane Manning
Commission note: Commissioned for Jane Manning.. Commissioned by the Camden Festival, U.K.
First performance: by Jane Manning — 1975. London.
The text has been woven by the composer from two sources. All except the last verse is based on Tamil love poems from the Kurunokai, translated by A.K. Ramanujan. The last verse is from Inanna's journey to hell, translated by N.K. Sandars.
Performances of this work
1975: London.. Featuring Jane Manning.
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