Embers George Nicholson

Embers cover
Duration
8 mins
Composed
2004
Published
2004
Categories

Voice, accompanied Voice(s) & 4-7 Instruments

Instrumentation
1 Soprano, 1 Oboe, 1 B-flat Clarinet, 1 Horn in F, 1 Vibraphone, 1 Violin, 1 Viola, 1 Violoncello

Purchasing options

Study score ISMN 57020-854-8 £20.00 Buy now
Parts ISMN 57020-855-5 £14.00 Buy now

soprano and 7 players

Programme note

Embers is one of a series of eight chamber works inspired by the writings of Thomas Hardy and known collectively as Wessex Heights. The pieces may be performed separately or in any combination. When the complete set is played, the following order of performance is recommended:

Embers Shailing and Wambling - Volte-face - Groundswell - Catch - Idyll - For Tess - Along upon

The duration of Wessex Heights is about an hour.

© George Nicholson

Performances
  • 19 Nov 2009 | 1:15pm |

    Sheffield University Drama Studio

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    Jane Ginsborg (soprano), Sheffield University New Music Ensemble cond. George Nicholson