The Dove

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I have always been fond of the poetry of John Keats since my A level studies. In particular the poem The Dove I have now set three times. First of all in a work for soprano and small chamber ensemble Seven Miniatures of John Keats(1989) then this piano version written in 1990 and first performed by Karen Trudgeon and Trevor Craddock at St George the Martyr Church, Queen Square, London on 8 December 1990. More recently it has appeared in my newly written Requiem "Remembered with Love" to be premiered in 2005 by the John Ruskin Choral Society

Score ID
Year of composition
John Keats
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Voice + keyboard
Modern classical music

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