Praise We Great Men

(1985)

by Benjamin Britten

Description
SATB soloists and chorus with orchestra
Duration
7
Genres
Chorus with Orchestra/Large Ensemble
Text
Edith Sitwell
Instrumentation
3(II+III=picc).2(II=ca).2(II=bcl).2 - 42(2/1)0 - timp- perc(2): BD/cyms/vib/glsp - pno - harp - strings
Other Contributors
Unfinished fragment edited for performance by Colin Matthews (1985)
Languages
English
First Performance
11.8.85, Snape Maltings: Marie McLaughlin/Heather Harper/Philip Langridge/Richard Jackson/Philharmonia Chorus & Orchestra/Mstislav Rostropovich
Availability

Full score on sale 0571530311, vocal score on sale 057153032X, parts available on hire

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