Seascape (1981)

Consider a wave

op.53

(Here, in the full light of the sun, an artist prepares to paint)

...'Seascape' was commissioned by Brian Smart to celebrate the centenary of the birth of his father, the artist Borlas Smart...

Brown, Christopher (born in 1943) [Great Britain]


Text by Devereux, Bob (1980)
Edition
Published by Chester Music Ltd. [Great Britain] , 1981
Number of pages : 24
Type of material: Vocal score
Description
Text in: English
Epoque: 20th century (1980-1989)
Genre-Style-Form: Cantata
Mood of the piece: energetic ; sombre ; dramatic ; reflective ; cheerful
Type of Choir: SATB (4 mixed voices)
Soloist(s): Soprano (1)/Basse (1)/Récitant (1) (3 soloist(s) )
Instrumentation: Brass ensemble (5 instrumental part(s))
Instruments: Trumpet (2) ; Horn (1) ; Trombone (1) ; Tuba (1)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): C
Tonality: tonal
Duration: 21.0 min.
Data about the life of the work: A single movement cantata exploring the relationship between the sea and a sea-going community through the eyes of an artist.