Volte-face George Nicholson

Volte-face cover
Duration
3 mins 30 secs
Composed
2009
Published
2009
Categories

Voice, accompanied Voice(s) & 1-3 Instruments

Instrumentation
1 Soprano, 1 Flute, 1 Oboe, 1 Violin

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soprano, flute, oboe and violin

Programme note

Volte-face 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