For Tess George Nicholson

For Tess cover
Duration
6 mins
Composed
2009
Published
2009
Categories

Voice, accompanied Voice(s) & Larger Ensemble

Instrumentation
1 Soprano, 1 Flute, 1 Oboe, 1 B-flat Clarinet (=Bass Clarinet in B-flat), 1 Horn in F, 1 Vibraphone, 1 Piano, 1 Violin, 1 Viola, 1 Violoncello

Purchasing options

Score ISMN 57036-121-2 £18.00 Buy now
Parts ISMN 57036-122-9 ––– Available for hire

soprano and nine players

Programme note

For Tess 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