Boosey & Hawkes New Publications Boosey & Hawkes Publication of the Month

Search Publications

Betty Bertaux Choral Series
Big Beats
Boosey & Hawkes Anthology Series
Boosey & Hawkes Contemporary Archive
Boosey Wind & Brass Method
Choral Music Experience
Complesso Barocco Edition
Essential String Method
Fiddler Collections
Grade by Grade
Masterworks Library
Musical Postcards
OEK (Offenbach Edition Keck)
Old MacDonald's Recorder Method
Orpheus - A Children's Musical (CD-ROM)
Schott Essential Exercises
Simrock Classical chamber repertoire
Singing Sherlock

Karl Jenkins: Parliament of Owls now arranged for SSA

(December 2010)

news_9790060122811.jpg A celebration of collective nouns in three contrasting movements, with saxophone, percussion and piano duet accompaniment.

English collective nouns encapsulate in an intrinsically attractive way something characteristic of the group, for example 'a gaggle of geese', 'a piteousness of doves', 'an ostentation of peacocks'. Carol Barratt's text assembles these evocative expressions into hilarious nonsense poems.

>  Further information on Work: A Parliament of Owls (SSA version)
>  Further information on A Parliament of Owls SSA & piano

>  News Search

Email Newsletters

Sign up for news updates and offers via email

Featured Composer

Leonard Bernstein

American composer who combined classical and jazz in works like West Side Story and On the Town