Canticle V - The Death of Saint Narcissus

(1974)

by Benjamin Britten

Description
Tenor and harp
Duration
7
Genres
Tenor
Text
T S Eliot
Languages
English
First Performance
15.1.75, Schloss Elmau, Upper Bavaria: Peter Pears/Osian Ellis
Availability
Score 057150230X on sale

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'Canticle V' reviews

'...elegantly poised and subtly articulared...the music fits the talents of Peter Pears and Osian Ellis like a second skin. In its austere sensuousness this piece seems like a pendant to Death in Venice...' Jeremy Noble, The Sunday Telegrpah, 22 June 1975 Read more

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