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The Mystery of the Semi-Detached (Excerpt), an Accompanied Reading, for piano and narrator

Composed 2015. One of a series of fourteen accompaniments to texts published between 1896 and 1899. Duration 2:40 approx For piano or vibraphone or toy piano etc. and narrator Text: from 'The Mystery of the Semi-Detached' by E. Nesbit (1854 – 1924) The piece may be performed without narrator.

Programme note: 'The Mystery of the Semi-Detached' is a short story by E. Nesbit, included in her collection of horror stories 'Grim Tales' published in 1893.

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