Tears (Himpe, Stefaan)

Sheet Music


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StefaanHimpe (2009/4/1)

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General Information

Work Title Tears
Alternative. Title
Composer Himpe, Stefaan
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ISH 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 25/july/2004
First Publication. 2004
Librettist Lyn Toll
Language English
Dedication To K. en L.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Piano+Voice

Navigation etc.

While surfing the internet I came across a web page of Lyn Toll featuring some poems she has written. One of poems ("Tears") triggered a melody in my head eventually leading to this piece. The music features some Irish Folk influences.

The poem was used with permission of the author.

The music is released under a Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 2.0 license.

To get an idea of how the music sounds, visit my Youtube channel at www.youtube.com/StefaanHimpe.

Poem was written on november 22, 1994.