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|Work Title||The Lotos-Eaters|
|Alternative. Title||Choric Song from the Lotos-Eaters|
|Composer||Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||ICP 36|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1892|
|First Performance.||1892-6-13, Cambridge|
|Librettist||Alfred Tennyson (1809-1892)|
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||27–33 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||Soprano Solo, Chorus & Orchestra|
8 sections according to Chandos recording track listing, one for each stanza of Tennyson's poem (and have been set right- Choric Song from etc. is indeed the subtitle, not just the name of one of the 8 sections.) Finished as well as published in 1892 according to Dibble.
According to Allis (2003, Ashgate Publishing), "Parry’s Creative Process" (p.40; based on the kind of manuscript paper used etc.) this work was revised ca.1912.