Per ardua ad astra : for chorus and instrumental group
by Paul Paviour (1990, this version: 2009)
$36.36Add to cart
Library shelf no. 782.5542/PAV 5 [Not for loan]
This choral work was written to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Battle of Britain.
Year: 1990, this version: 2009
Instrumentation: SATB choir, piano (reduction of orchestral parts).
Contents note: 1. Prelude: Flight -- 2. Canticle: A pilot to all ravaged cities -- 3. Scherzo: The gremlins at Malta -- 4. Canto populaire: The white mists of morning -- 5. Threnody: Immortal is the name -- 6. Epilogue: High flight.
Dedication note: Dedicated to all who flew and died August-September 1940
Commission note: Commissioned by Goulburn Returned Service League to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary in 1990 of the Battle of Britain
Be the first to share your thoughts, opinions and insights about this work.
To post a comment please login.