The Bird of Dawning

(Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes)

...Commissioned by Professor Dame Jessica Rawson for the Choir of Merton College, Oxford, as part of the Merton Choirbook...

Chilcott, Bob (born in 1955) [Great Britain]


Text by Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) [England]
Edition
Published by Oxford University Press [Great Britain], 1995
Ref. : BC213 , "Carols"
Type of material: Full score
Description
Text in: English
Epoque: 21st century
Genre-Style-Form: Secular ; Choir
Mood of the piece: calm ; moving
Type of Choir: SATB  (4 mixed voices )
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: C major
Duration: 3.0 min.
Source of text: Hamlet, Act I, Scene I [Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes]