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Three Shakespeare Songs

Year of composition
William Shakespeare
Difficult (Grades 7+)
10 minutes
Modern classical music
Large mixed ensemble
Instrumental parts
Not available

These Shakespeare settings were composed in 1976, when I was a student of music and theatre at York University, and were the first extended 'serious' composition I ever wrote. I have made one or two small changes, but they are essentially the same as when they were composed, over a quarter of a century ago. (They still haven't been performed yet, by the way - so if anyone would like to give them their premiere, I'd be glad to hear from you!)

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