Complainte James Weeks

Complainte cover
Text/libretto by
Mary, Queen of Scots
Duration
8 mins
Composed
2007
Published
2012
Categories

Voice, unaccompanied Solo voice

Instrumentation
1 Soprano

Purchasing options

Score ISMN 57036-360-5 £6.95 Buy now

solo soprano or mezzo soprano

Programme note

Commissioned by Swaledale Festival.

Full title: Complainte de la Reine Marie sur la mort de son mari, Le Roi François II, quand il avait seize ans et elle avait dix-sept ans.

Text by Mary, Queen of Scots. First performed by Julia Doyle, Aysgarth Church, Swaledale Festival, May 2007.

Premiere
Julia Doyle, Aysgarth Church, Swaledale Festival, May 2007
Performances
  • 21 Mar 2017 |

    Cafe OTO, London

    |

    Irene Kurka

  • 6 Jun 2014 |

    University of the Performing Arts, Mannheim

    |

    Violetta Hellwig (soprano)