As You Like It. Pictures from Shakespeare's Play

op.28

Alexander Comitas

Year

1993


Duration

29'


Movements

I. Introduction: The Forest of Arden; II. ... and fleet the time carelessly, as they did in the golden world; III. My soul hates nothing more than he; IV. Blow, blow, thou winter wind; V. A fool, a motley fool!; VI. That wicked bastard of Venus; VII. Wedding is great Juno's crown; VIII. Finale: Play, music!


Instrumentation

voice - flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, guitar, violin (2), viola, violoncello, double bass


Genre

Guitar in the Ensemble


Dedication

Ab Weegenaar and the Eurus Ensemble


Commission

Fonds voor de Scheppende Toonkunst


Premiere

's-Heerenberg, 19 March 1994: Rita Dams, mezzo-soprano / Eurus Ensemble, Ab Weegenaar (cond.)


Publisher

Opus 33 Music


Source

composer homepage;