REQUIEM

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My Requiem is for SATB, Soprano and Tenor Soli with Organ and Piano accompaniment and is suitable for choirs of a reasonably high standard. As well as the words of the Requiem Mass there are settings of poems by Ivor Gurney, Walt Whitman and Gerard Manley Hopkins. New words have been written by the author Jonathan Miles. It is dedicated to my mum who died from cancer in 2015. The Requiem is also dedicated to Sheila Newland who gave me my first opportunity to write for a choir. Sheila was a remarkable musician and I showed her the first version of my Requiem in 2013 not long after it was composed. Sadly Sheila passed away earlier this year. The mp3 plays back the whole score with sampled instruments and voices. Duration is approximately 40 minutes. Information about permission to perform the Requiem can be found in the Vocal Score. With thanks to Ian Venables, Lead Trustee, Ivor Gurney Trust and Jonathan Miles.


Score ID
413795
Composer
Year of composition
2013
Lyricist
Various
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
40 minutes
Instrumentation
Choir + keyboard
Genre
Other
Licensing

For anything not permitted by the above licence then you should contact the publisher first to obtain permission.

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