Various: A Garland For Linda (SATB)


    Catalogue No: CH61615
    Shop Product Code: 138471N

    Status: Usually despatched within 7 working days

    Subtitle: A Commemoration of the Life of Linda McCartney

    Department: Choral - Choral Mixed Voices

    Instrumentation: SATB

    Publisher: Chester Music

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    'A Garland For Linda' is an evocative and moving anthology of works for 4 to 10 part a cappella chorus to commemorate the life of Linda McCartney. Modelled on the precedent of A Garland For The Queen (1953), nine British composers, including Paul McCartney, Richard Rodney Bennett, John Rutter and John Tavener, have been inspired to compose music of considerable expressiveness and beauty.
    The anthology shows the power of music to provide hope to those who are suffering from ill health. For every book purchased, £1 will be given to the Garland Appeal, which aims to raise £2m for breast and liver cancer research.


    Contents and Reviews

    A Good-Night [Bennett, Richard Rodney]
    Farewell [Berkeley, Michael]
    I Dream'd [Panufnik, Roxanna]
    Musica Dei Donum [Rutter, John]
    Nova [McCartney, Paul] [Harle, John]
    Prayer For The Healing Of The Sick [Tavener, John]
    The Doorway Of The Dawn [Matthews, David]
    The Flight Of The Swan [Swayne, Giles]
    Water Lilies [Bingham, Judith]