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David Sawer: The Source

  • for soprano, mezzo-soprano and tubular bells
  • Duration: 2’
  • Soloists:
    soprano, mezzo-soprano
  • Instrumentation details:
    tubular bells
  • Composer: David Sawer
  • Text author: Edward Thomas
  • Commission: Commissioned for the 20th Anniversary of NMC Recordings
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David Sawer: The Source for soprano, mezzo-soprano and Tubular Bells | UE21474

  • Edition type: performing score
  • Grade: 4-5
  • Languages: English
  • Format: 22.8 × 30.5 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-6676-3
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-08033-3
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Composer David Sawer has penned a passionate duet for soprano and mezzo soprano, based on the words of Edward Thomas' poem, "The Source." Written for the 20th anniversary of NMC recordings, a label devoted to the music of living British composers, The Source is most appropriate for advanced singers.

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