Singing Is So Good a Thing

Kirke Mechem

Year

1970-1971


Duration

26'


Movements

I. Praeludium; II. Corranto; III. Canzonet; IV. Gigg; V. Pastoral and Catch; VI. Variations on a Popular Tune; VII. Villanella and Ballet; VIII. Lament; IX. Ayre (Pavane); X. Dialogue (Galliard); XI. Verse Anthem (Ground); XII. Postludium


Instrumentation

chorus - 1(=picc).1.0.1 - 1.1.0.0 - 2perc-hpsd-gtr - strgs


Genre

Guitar in the Orchestra


Text/Libretto

William Byrd


Publisher

Edition Peters


Source

composer homepage; Edition Peters website;