Alto part from Fourteen Tolkien Songs for Children's Voices XI. Bregalad's Lament for the Rowans

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’For those who only know Tolkien via the recent blood-and-thunder films, this song-cycle by Charles McCreery will give a very different angle on the classic saga. Here we find a gentle and ethereal world, where rhythms lilt and words echo. The twelve songs, suitable for choir, evoke a dreamy, water-colour landscape with no harsh sounds, the tunes are singable and in a traditional style that Tolkien would surely have approved.’ - Dr Julia Gasper, LGSM

A bound and illustrated vocal score (voice parts with piano accompaniment) of the complete set of Fourteen Tolkien Songs for Childrens Voices is available from: http://www.amazon.com/Fourteen-Tolkien-Songs-Childrens-Voices/dp/1492187534 An arrangement for voices and orchestra of this song, with an extended introduction, can be printed out here: https://www.scoreexchange.com/scores/142494.html

Music: Copyright © Charles McCreery 2003 Words: Copyright © George Allen and Unwin Ltd. 1954, 1966. From ‘The Two Towers’, Vol.2 of ‘The Lord of the Rings’ by J.R.R. Tolkien, pp. 88-89. Reproduced by permission. Application for permission to record this work or perform it in public should be made to Harper Collins, 77-85 Fulham Palace Road, London W6 8JB, and to charlesmccreery@gmail.com


Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
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