Wedding Song

Instrumentation:  Soprano and english horn (or alto flute, or clarinet, or viola)

Duration: 5:00

Premiere
11/7/87
Grey Hills Ensemble
University of Alabama
Birmingham, AL

Program Note
Wedding Song is a setting of verses from Christopher Marlowe’s A Passionate Shepherd To His Love. The text inspired a lyrical melody with a yearning quality, and a countermelody that gently circles and sometimes joins with the other. Originally scored for soprano or mezzo and English Horn, there are versions available for alto flute, clarinet, viola or cello. Wedding Song has been performed in concert settings and at numerous weddings. You can read Marlowe’s poem here.

Sku
WM-1058
Description
Wedding Song
Product Options
#OptionPriceDownloadFile Size
1Set of 2 Scores (with Eng. Hn)$11.95
2Set of 2 Scores (with Vla)$11.95
3Set of 2 Scores (with Vcl)$11.95
4Set of 2 Scores (with Alto Fl.)$11.95
5Set of 2 Scores (with Cl)$11.95
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