The Sibyl of Cumae

Hughes, Ed (2003) The Sibyl of Cumae. [Composition]

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Abstract

"This setting, for mezzo and mixed ensemble, of eight short monologues for the visionary priestess of Apollo, is big and bold, responding to the scholar and poet Tom Lowenstein’s gritty and economical text with music unafraid of a direct emotional response..."
Keith Potter, The Independent 23 May 2001 on The Sibyl of Cumae

Item Type: Composition
Additional Information: Song cycle for mezzo, fl, cl, pf, perc, vn, vc, cb. cComssioned by the Brighton Festival 2001. First performance 19 May 2001. Louise Mott, New Music Players. Recorded by London Independent Records (2001). ISMN M 57020 223 2
Schools and Departments: School of Media, Film and Music > Music
Depositing User: Ed Hughes
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 19:43
Last Modified: 12 Jul 2012 10:54
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/21897
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