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979-0-57020-079-5 I Skies tis Agapis (The Shades of Love) – Score Available at MusicRoom Buy now (£45.00)
979-0-57020-080-1 I Skies tis Agapis (The Shades of Love) – Parts On hire On hire
979-0-57036-582-1 I Skies tis Agapis (The Shades of Love) – Vocal score Available at MusicRoom Buy now (£16.95)


UK premiere by Stephen Varcoe with the University of York Orchestra, conducted by the composer.


27 minutes
Six songs to poems by C.P. Cavafy (also English version by the composer)
Akis Lalousis and the Orchestra of the State Conservatoire, Thessaloniki, conducted by the composer, 10th November 2000
1 Flute, 1 Oboe, 1 Cor anglais, 1 B-flat Clarinet, 1 B-flat Clarinet (=Bass Clarinet in B-flat), 1 Bassoon, 1 Horn in F, 2 Percussion, 1 Baritone, 1 Bass, 1 Orchestral Strings
Composition date