Through galleried earth 2012
high voice, piano (4′30)
Text: Seamus Heaney (b. 1939)
Commissioned by Gavin Roberts.
This can be performed as a standalone song for high voice and piano, or as one of Two London Songs alongside a setting of Carol Ann Duffy’s Translating the English, 1989).
First performance: Christ Church, Spitalfields, London, 9.12.2012
Lucy Hall soprano | Gavin Roberts piano