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Sir Harrison Birtwistle: On the Sheer Threshold of the Night

  • Madrigal (1980)
  • for 4 soli and 12 voice choir
  • Duration: 15’
  • Soloists:
  • Choir: 3S, 3A, 3T, 3B
  • Composer: Sir Harrison Birtwistle
  • Text author: Boethius
  • Original language: Latin
  • Translator: Helen Waddell
  • Table of contents:
    On the Sheer Threshold of the Night
  • Commission: Commissioned by the Hessischer Rundfunk, Frankfurt
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Sir Harrison Birtwistle: On the sheer threshold of the night for soprano, alto (counter tenor), tenor and bass soloists and triple satb choir | UE16410

  • Edition type: vocal score
  • Languages: Latin
  • Format: 23.0 × 30.5 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-4848-6
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-04321-5
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