Wind Flowers (Somervell, Arthur)

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Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., 1903. Plate H.3589.
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General Information

Work Title Wind Flowers
Alternative. Title Cycle of Quartets, Solos and Duet
Composer Somervell, Arthur
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 pieces
  1. Twist Me a Crown of Wind Flowers
  2. High Over the Breakers
  3. The Wind Has Such a Rainy Sound
  4. Hope Is Like a Harebell
  5. Two Doves on the Self-Same Branch
  6. Music, When Soft Voices Die
  7. When a Mounting Skylark Sings
  8. Going to Bed
  9. Windy Nights and Finale
First Publication. 1903
Librettist 1, 3-5, 7. Christina Rossetti (1830-1894)
2. Sydney Dobell (1824-1874)
6. Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)
8-9. Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 4 Vocal soloists (SATB - in various combinations), Piano