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The eye of heaven : 5 canzonets for chamber choir / 5 sonnets of William Shakespeare ; set to music by Ralph Middenway.
by Ralph Middenway (2000)
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (48p. -- A4 (portrait))
Duration: 20 min.
No.1: Wiry concord (Sonnet 128) -- No.2: Old December (Sonnet 97) -- No.3: Mutual ordering (Sonnet 8) -- No.4: Sullen earth (Sonnet 29) -- No.5: Eternal summer (Sonnet 18).
First performance 2000. Performed by 'Flight of Ideas', Adelaide
Includes programme note and text of sonnets.
The starting point for these new Canzonets was a song cycle for baritone and string quartet, written in 1991.
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