Rings of Jade David Blake

Rings of Jade cover
Text/libretto by
Poems from the Prison Diary of Ho Chi Minh (English text by John Birtwhistle)
Duration
24 mins
Composed
2005
Published
2005
Categories

Soloist(s) & Orchestra Voice(s) & Orchestra

Instrumentation
1 Mezzo Soprano, 1 Baritone, 2 Flute, 1 Flute (=piccolo), 2 Oboe, 2 B-flat Clarinet, 1 B-flat Clarinet (=Bass Clarinet in B-flat), 2 Bassoon, 4 Horn in F, 2 Trumpet in B-flat, 3 Trombone, 1 Tuba, 3 Percussion, 1 Harp, 1 Solo Violin, 1 Solo Double Bass, 1 Orchestral Strings

Purchasing options

Score ISMN 57020-835-7 £30.00 Buy now
Parts ISMN 57020-836-4 ––– Available for hire

mezzo soprano or baritone and orchestra

Premiere
Sally Burgess and York Symphony Orchestra, Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, conducted by the composer, 2nd July 2005
Performances
  • 2 Jul 2005 |

    Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York

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    Sally Burgess (mezzo-soprano), York Symphony Orchestra cond. David Blake