Dirge of December

Instrumentation

Chorus
1

Additional Information

 "Alexander Proudlock‚Äôs setting of a Cumbrian dialect poem brought a welcome, quirky sensibility to the proceedings." -  Judith Weir

In celebration of the Choir & Organ magazine, this piece was specially commissioned for there May edition. Taken from a Cumbrian 1850 poem by Lewis Proudlock, the result was premiered at St. Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London in 2015 by the BBC Singers. The work was then recorded in 2018 by the Vesper Singers and now available on release. 

Details

Year
Minutes
4

Recordings

Date published
2018
Performers
Vesper Singers
Record company
Aluminium Productions