Stravinsky, Igor : Three Songs from William Shakespeare (1953)  6'


for mezzo-soprano, flute, clarinet and viola

Music Text

William Shakespeare (E)


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Repertoire Note

The third of these serial settings of a sonnet and verses from The Tempest and Love's Labour's Lost enthusiastically illustrates cuckoo calls "unpleasing to a married man."



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