Song of the Palanquin Bearers (Shaw, Martin)

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Sheet Music


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TJ Busse (2011/2/18)

Publisher. Info. London: J. Curwen & Sons, 1917.
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General Information

Work Title Song of the Palanquin Bearers
Alternative. Title
Composer Shaw, Martin
Key E Major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
First Publication. 1917
Librettist Sarojini Naidu (1879-1949)
Language English
Dedication Marian Knowles
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voice and Piano