Hawthorn Tree, The: A Song Cycle for Mezzo-soprano and Mixed Quintet

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EBM MP816504/ HL 359078

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Mezzo-soprano, Flute, Oboe, Viola, Contrabass, Piano
Commissioned to celebrate mezzo-soprano Joyce Castle's then 40-year singing career, the work was premiered by her in 2010, with Americus Records releasing a recording of the premiere.  An single vocal score item is available from Subito Music.  Songs included: I. Let No Charitable Hope, II. Love Me!, III. Echo, IV. The Dream, V. The Hawthorn Tree, VI. Chagrin, VII. Swimming Aria