The rule is love

(2019)

Description
a song cycle for contralto and chamber ensemble
Duration
10
Genres
Alto and Ensemble
Text
To the Wedding by John Berger The Pope must have been drunk, the King of Castile a madman: Culture as actuality, and the Caribbean rethinking modernity by Sylvia Wynter
Instrumentation
ssax.bcl - perc(1-2*): vib/snare drum/tom-tom/drum kit(hi-hat/susp.cym/snare drum/tom-tom/BD) - vln.db *1 player needed if singer also plays drum kit (see performance notes).
Singer(s)
Alto
Languages
English
Commission

Commissioned by London Sinfonietta and Kings Place

Supported by Jeremy and Yvonne Clarke, John Hodgson, Nicholas Hodgson, Ruth Rattenbury and a generous group of individual donors
First Performance
9.11.2019, Venus Unwrapped, Kings Place, London, UK: Elaine Mitchener/London Sinfonietta/Richard Baker
Availability

Score and parts in preparation

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