Fool’s Love: Three Mucha Songs 2018
high voice(s), piano (11′)
i. Fool’s Love
ii. Don’t Stop
iii. The Land of Blue
Three poems by Laura Mucha, for high voice and piano. The outer movements are for solo high voice. The middle movement, Don’t Stop, can be performed by either solo high voice or a duet of two high voices. All three songs can be performed separately, or as a set.
Commissioned by The Prince Consort.
First performance: Wigmore Hall, London, 6 June 2018.
Andrew Staples tenor | Verity Wingate soprano | Alisdair Hogarth piano