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Four Shakespeare songs : baritone voice with piano

by Matthew Dewey (2013)

Four Shakespeare songs


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Four Shakespeare songs / Matthew Dewey.

Library shelf no. 783.88547/DEW 1 [Available for loan]

Work Overview

This short cycle was commissioned by my good friend and colleague Michael Lampard for whom I have written a lot of music. The cycle is very lyrical and emotional.

Work Details

Year: 2013

Instrumentation: Baritone, piano.

Duration: 13 min.

Difficulty: Medium

Contents note: I - Over hill, over dale -- II - Come unto these yellow sands -- III - Take oh take those lips away -- IV - Come away death.

Commission note: Commissioned by Michael Lampard.

First performance: by Michael Lampard at Dedication - a song recital. (St George's Anglican Church, Battery Point) on 9 Feb 2013


Resonate article: The beauty of melody in Australian art song by Michael Lampard


Performances of this work

24 Jun 2014: at Zenith: Australian Melodies (Melbourne Recital Centre). Featuring Michael Lampard, Rhodri Clarke.

30 Jun 2013: at The Poet's Love (Wesley Music Centre). Featuring Michael Lampard, Anthony Smith.

9 Feb 2013: at Dedication - a song recital. (St George's Anglican Church, Battery Point). Featuring Michael Lampard.

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