String Quartet No.7 - Skies Now Are Skies - (Quartet No 7)

(1994)

by David Matthews

Description
tenor and string quartet
Contributors
Cummings Ee (Author), Lawrence Dh (Author)
Duration
18
Genres
Solo Instrument with Ensemble, String Quartet
Text
DH Lawrence/ee Cummings/The Song of Songs
Languages
English
Commission
Commissioned by the Coull String Quartet for their 21st anniversary season with funds from West Midlands Arts and the Cargill Fund
First Performance
15.5.95, Warwick University: Martyn Hill/Coull String Quartet
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'Skies Now Are Skies' review

'…the opening instrumental introduction was quite stunningly conceived and sustained and the ending simply magical, an apt metaphor for E.E. Cumming’s image of love as “time’s mightiest dream” Financial Times (Antony Bye), 10 June 1995 Read more

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